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Wehe, so willst du mich wieder

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wehe, so willst du mich wieder,
Hemmende Fessel, umfangen?
Auf, und hinaus in die Luft!
Ströme der Seele Verlangen,
Ström' es in brausende Lieder,
Saugend ätherischen Duft!

Strebe dem Wind nur entgegen
Daß er die Wange dir kühle,
Grüße den Himmel mit Lust!
Werden sich bange Gefühle
Im Unermeßlichen regen?
Atme den Feind aus der Brust!


Translation(s): DUT ENG FRE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "Alas, so you would again", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Hélas, ainsi tu voudrais encore", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title unknown, copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

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Wee jou, jij wilt mij weer vangen

Language: Dutch (Nederlands) after the German (Deutsch)

Wee jou, jij wilt mij weer vangen,
Klemmende keten, mij stangen?
Weg, er vandoor, neem de vlucht!
Strome nu vrij ‘t zielsverlangen,
Strome 't in bruisende zangen,
Zuigend de geur van de lucht!
 
Stap toch de wind stevig tegen,
Dat hij je wangen zal koelen,
Groet dan het zwerk als een vorst!
Zal soms het angstig je voelen
Oneindig lang opstand plegen?
Adem de schurk uit je borst!


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  • Singable translation from German (Deutsch) to Dutch (Nederlands) copyright © 2014 by Lau Kanen, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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Text added to the website: 2014-12-23.
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