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Language: French (Français) after the French (Français)

Petits oiseaux, le printemps vient de naître,
Assemblez-vous sous ma fenêtre
Chantez le Dieu qui vous a donné l'être.
Oiseaux, chantez l'amour.
Si vous aimez, soyes fidèle, toujours fidèle
En voltigeant, hélas! on échappe
Au vrai bonheur chantez, chantez!
Ah! chantez le printemps, chantez l'amour.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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It is based on

  • a text in French (Français) by Louis-Charles Balzac (1752 - 1820), "Petits oiseaux"
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Henri-Jean Rigel. Go to the text.

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: 2017-05-17.
Last modified: 2017-05-17 11:06:04
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