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Es tönt ein voller Harfenklang

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es [tönt]1 ein voller Harfenklang
Den Lieb' und Sehnsucht schwellen,
Er dringt zum Herzen tief und bang
Und läßt das Auge quellen. 

O rinnet, Tränen, nur herab,
O schlage Herz, mit Beben!
Es sanken Lieb' und Glück ins Grab,
Verloren ist [mein]2 Leben!


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG FRE FRE ITA

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1 Ashton: "tönte"; other text variants may exist not noted below.
2 Brahms: "das"

Submitted by Emily Ezust

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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)

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

  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Er klinkt een volle harpenklank", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "The full sound of harps rings out", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Un chant de harpes retentit pleinement", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Jacques Jobard) , title 1: "Le son d'une harpe ...", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Gianni Franceschi) , title 1: "Echeggia, pieno, un suono di arpa", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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