Language: German (Deutsch)
In Liebesarmen ruht ihr trunken,
Des Lebens Früchte winken euch;
Ein Blick nur ist auf mich gesunken,
Doch bin ich vor euch allen reich.
Das Glück der Erde miss ich gerne
Und blick, ein Märtyrer, hinan,
Denn über mir in goldner Ferne
Hat sich der Himmel aufgetan.
Translation(s): ENG FRE SPA
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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Conradin Kreutzer (1780 - 1849), "Hohe Liebe", op. 72 no. 2, KWV 9110 no. 2, published [c1816], from Drei Lieder, no. 2, Wien, Pennauer [ sung text not verified ]
- by Franz (Ferenc) Liszt (1811 - 1886), "Hohe Liebe", S. 307, published 1850. [ sung text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Exalted love", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Amour sublime", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- SPA Spanish (Español) (Wilson Hidalgo) , copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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