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Der Pilot

Language: German (Deutsch)

Glaube stehet still erhoben
Überm nächt´gen Wellenklang,
Lieset in den Sternen droben
Fromm des Schiffleins sichern Gang.

Liebe schwellet sanft die Segel,
Dämmernd zwischen Tag und Nacht
Schweifen Paradieses Vögel,
Ob der Morgen bald erwacht?

Morgen will sich nun entzünden,
Und nun wird´s auf einmal kund:
Hoffnung wird die Heimat finden
Und den festen Ankergrund.

Submitted by Malcolm Wren [Guest Editor]


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: 2016-11-19.
Last modified: 2016-11-19 09:42:54
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