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Nachwirkung

Language: German (Deutsch)

 Sie ist gegangen, die Wonnen versanken,
 Nun glühen die Wangen, nun rinnen die Tränen,
 Es schwanken die kranken,
 Die heißen Gedanken,
 Es pocht das Herz in Wünschen und Sehnen.

 Und hab' ich den Tag mit Andacht begonnen,
 Tagüber gelebt in stillem Entzücken,
 So leb' ich jetzt träumend,
 Die Arbeit versäumend
 Von dem, was sie schenkte in Worten und Blicken.

 So hängen noch lang nach dem Scheiden des Tages
 [In säuselnder]1 Nachtluft, beim säuselnden Winde
 Die [Bienlein]2 wie trunken
 Und wonneversunken
 An zitternde Blüten der duftigen Linde.


Translation(s): DUT ENG FRE

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1 Meißner: "in schweigender Nachtluft"
2 sometimes "Bienen"

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship

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

  • by Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897), "Nachwirkung", op. 6 (Sechs Gesänge für Sopran oder Tenor mit Pianoforte) no. 3 (1852), published 1854 [soprano or tenor and piano], Leipzig, Senff [
     text verified 1 time
    ]

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

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "After-effect", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Répercussion", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Nawerking", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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