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Sollen wir die Nachteule mit einem Kanon...

Language: German (Deutsch)

    Shall we rouse the night-owl in a catch, that
    will draw three souls out of one weaver ?
           --Shakespeare - Twelfth Night, Act 2, Scene 3

Sollen wir die Nachteule mit einem Kanon aufstören, der einem
Leineweber drei Seelen aus dem Leibe haspeln könnte ?

Das ist die Not der schweren Zeit!
Das ist die schwere Zeit der Not!
Das ist die schwere Not der Zeit!
Das ist die Zeit der schweren Not!


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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)


Text added to the website: 2016-07-07.
Last modified: 2016-07-07 21:25:33
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