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Auf den Bergen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Auf den Bergen, den Bergen
Hab ich gejauchzt voll Lust;
Auf den Bergen, den Bergen,
Hab ich geseufzt aus tiefer Brust.
Auf den Bergen, den Bergen,
Da hab ich dich gesehn;
Auf den Bergen, den Bergen,
War's um mein junges Herz geschehn.
Auf den Bergen, den Bergen,
Trug [mich die Lieb']1 empor;
Auf den Bergen, den Bergen,
War's, dass ich all mein Glück verlor.

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Confirmed with Karl von Lemcke, Lieder und Gedichte, Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg: 1861.

1 Jensen: "die Lieb' mich"

Submitted by Rudi Spring


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

  • by Adolf Jensen (1837 - 1879), "Auf den Bergen ", op. 61 (Sechs Lieder für 1 tiefe Stimme und Pianoforte) no. 4 (c1875), published 1877 [low voice and piano], Breslau, Hainauer [
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