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Der Jüngling an der Quelle

Language: German (Deutsch)

Leise, rieselnder Quell, ihr wallenden, flispernden Pappeln,
Euer Schlummergeräusch wecket die Liebe nur auf.
Linderung sucht' ich bei euch, und sie zu vergessen, die Spröde;
Ach! und Blätter und Bach seufzen: [Elisa! mir zu.]1


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG FRE ITA SPA

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Confirmed with Deutsches Museum. Zweiter Band. Julius bis Dezember. 1786. Leipzig, in der Weygandschen Buchhandlung. Zwölftes Stück. Dezember, 1786, page 481; and with Gedichte von J.G. von Salis. Neueste Auflage. Wien 1815. Bey B.Ph. Bauer, page 149.

1 Schubert: "Luise dir nach!"; some recordings appear to have "Geliebte dir nach!"

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Peter Rastl [Guest Editor]

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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) , title 1: "El jovencell a la font", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "De jongeman bij de bron", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Walter Meyer) , title 1: "The youth by the spring", copyright © 1995, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Le jeune homme à la source", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "Il giovinetto alla fonte", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Mercedes Vivas) , title 1: "El joven en la fuente", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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