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Könnt' ich mit dir dort oben gehn

Language: German (Deutsch)

Könnt' ich mit dir dort oben gehn,
Du träumerischer Mond,
Ich könnte wohl hinübersehn
Wo die Geliebte wohnt!

Zu glücklich ist die Nachtigall,
Die in dem Lindenbaum 
Vor ihrem Haus mit süssem Schall
Durchklinget ihren Traum!

Translation(s): ENG

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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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English [singable] (Louis Untermeyer) , title 1: "If I could go with you"

Text added to the website: 2009-08-22.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:13
Line count: 8
Word count: 36

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