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Der Sänger

Language: German (Deutsch)

Noch singt den Widerhallen
Der Knabe sein Gefühl;
Die Elfe hat Gefallen
Am jugendlichen Spiel.

Es glänzen seine Lieder
Wie Blumen rings um ihn;
Sie gehn mit ihm wie Brüder
Durch stille Haine hin.

Er kommt zum Völkerfeste,
Er singt im Königssaal,
Ihm staunen alle Gäste,
Sein Lied verklärt das Mahl;

Der Frauen Schönste krönen
Mit lichten Blumen ihn;
Er senkt das Aug in Tränen,
Und seine Wangen glühn.


Translation(s): DUT FRE

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Submitted by Dr. Gerrit den Hartogh

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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):

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "De zanger", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Le chanteur", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2004-07-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:08
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Word count: 69

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