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Im Sommer such ein Liebchen dir

Language: German (Deutsch)

Im Sommer such ein Liebchen dir
in Garten und Gefild!
Da sind die Tage lang genug,
da sind die Nächte mild.

Im Winter muß der süße Bund
schon fest geschlossen sein,
so darfst nicht lange stehn im Schnee
bei kaltem Mondenschein.

Translation(s): CAT ENG FRE

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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 or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (Walter A. Aue) , "Rustic rule", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Précepte paysan", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:52

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A l’estiu cerca una estimada

Language: Catalan (Català) after the German (Deutsch)

A l’estiu cerca una estimada 
als jardins i als camps!
Quan els dies són prou llargs
i les nits tèbies.

A l’hivern la dolça unió ha d’estar
fermament tancada
i així no hauràs de restar a la neu
sota la freda claror de lluna.

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Translation of title "Bauernregel" = "Precepte de pagès"


  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Catalan (Català) copyright © 2014 by Salvador Pila, (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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  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Johann Ludwig Uhland (1787 - 1862), "Bauernregel", appears in Lieder ENG FRE
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Wilhelm Baumgartner, Wilhelm Reinhard Berger, E. Brandmüller, Johann Karl Gottfried Loewe, Ernst Löwenberg, Carl Ludwig Amand Mangold, Heinrich August Marschner, Erik Meyer-Helmund, Franz Otto, Max Reger, Louis Samson, Joseph Weiss. Go to the text.


Text added to the website: 2014-12-24 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-12-24 19:40:37

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Word count: 44