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Mañanita de San Juan

Language: Spanish (Español)

Mañanita de San Juan,
levántate tempranito
y en la ventana verás 
de hierbabuena un poquito.

Aquella paloma blanca
que pica en el arcipiés, 
que por dónde la cogeria,
que por dónde la cogeré;
si la cojo por el pico 
se me escapa por los pies.

Coge niño la enramada, 
que la noche está serena
y la música resuena 
en lo profundo del mar.


Translation(s): ENG GER

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Submitted by John Versmoren

Authorship


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):

  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "Midsummer morning", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Elaine Marie Ortiz-Arandes) , "Frühmorgens in San Juan", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2015-09-21 18:01:09
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