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Liebesbotschaft

Language: German (Deutsch)

Rauschendes Bächlein,
So silbern und hell,
Eilst zur Geliebten
So munter und schnell?
Ach, trautes Bächlein,
Mein Bote sei du;
Bringe die Grüße
Des Fernen ihr zu.

All' ihre Blumen,
Im Garten gepflegt,
Die sie so lieblich
Am Busen trägt,
Und ihre Rosen
In purpurner Glut,
Bächlein, erquicke
Mit kühlender Flut.

Wenn sie am Ufer,
In Träume versenkt,
Meiner gedenkend,
Das Köpfchen hängt;
Tröste die Süße
Mit freundlichem Blick,
Denn der Geliebte
Kehrt bald zurück.

Neigt sich die Sonne
Mit röthlichem Schein,
Wiege das Liebchen
In Schlummer ein.
Rausche sie murmelnd
In süße Ruh,
Flüstre ihr Träume
Der Liebe zu.


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG FIN FRE ITA KOR NOR POR SPA

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Confirmed with Gesammelte Schriften von Ludwig Rellstab, Neue Ausgabe, Zwölfter Band: Gedichte, Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus, 1860, pages 80-81.

Modern spelling would change "röthlichem" to "rötlichem"

Submitted by Emily Ezust

Authorship


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) , "Missatge d'amor", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Liefdesboodschap", copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Richard Morris) , "Love's Message", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FIN Finnish (Suomi) (Erkki Pullinen) , "Rakkauden", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Message d'amour", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , "Messaggio d'amore", copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • KOR Korean (한국어/조선말) [singable] (곽명규 Myung-Kew Kwack) , "사랑의 전령", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • NOR Norwegian (Bokmål) (Marianne Beate Kielland) , "Kjærlighetsbudskap", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • POR Portuguese (Português) (Axel Bergstedt) , "Mensagem de amor", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Saúl Botero Restrepo) , "Mensaje de amor", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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

Last modified: 2015-02-15 18:33:16
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Word count: 100

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Mensaje de amor

Language: Spanish (Español) after the German (Deutsch)

Rumoroso arroyo, 
plateado y claro,
¿tan alegre y rápido 
corres hacia mi amada?
Ah, querido arroyo, 
sé mi mensajero 
y llévale el saludo 
del que está lejos. 

Las flores que 
en el jardín cogió 
y que graciosa 
lleva al pecho,
y sus rosas 
de fulgor púrpura,
arroyuelo, refresca 
con tus ondas.

Si a tu orilla, 
en ensueño sumida,
pensando en mí, 
su cabecita inclina,
consuela a la dulce 
con amable mirada,
pues el amado 
pronto tornará. 

Y cuando el rojizo 
Sol se oculte,
acuna a mi amada 
en el sueño,
murmúrale suave 
en el dulce reposo,
y susúrrale sueños 
de amor.


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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Spanish (Español) copyright © 2015 by Saúl Botero Restrepo, (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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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Ludwig Rellstab (1799 - 1860), "Liebesbotschaft" CAT DUT ENG FIN FRE ITA KOR NOR POR
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Ludwig Berger, Carl Friedrich Johann Girschner, J. G. Hübner, Carl Isenmann, Bernhard Klein, Franz Otto, Karl Gottlieb Reissiger, Franz Peter Schubert, Wilhelm Taubert. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2015-02-15.
Last modified: 2015-02-15 18:34:17
Line count: 32
Word count: 101