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Im Frühling

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es ist mein Herz verwelkt, versumpft, 
bedeckt mit Schilf und eingeschrumpft, 
kaum findet Platz ein finstrer Traum; 
es ächzt der Schmerz im engen Raum. 
Da kommt der Lenz, die Lüfte lau, 
die Wälder grün, der Himmel blau !
Die ganze Welt ein Blumenstrauß, 
es dehnt die Brust sich mächtig aus !
Die Welt so schön, das Herz so weit, 
steig in mein Herz Weltherrlichkeit !

Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by John H. Campbell


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Set in a modified version by Johann Karl Gottfried Loewe.

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

  • ENG English (John H. Campbell) , title 1: "In the spring", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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

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