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Kleine Blumen, kleine Blätter

Language: German (Deutsch)

Kleine Blumen, kleine Blätter
Streuen mir mit leichter Hand
Gute, junge Frühlings-Götter
Tändelnd auf ein luftig Band.

Zephir, nimm's auf deine Flügel,
Schling's um meiner Liebsten Kleid;
Und so tritt sie vor den Spiegel
All in ihrer Munterkeit.

Sieht mit Rosen sich umgeben,
Selbst wie eine Rose jung.
Einen Blick, geliebtes Leben!
Und ich bin belohnt genug.

Fühle, was dies Herz empfindet,
Reiche frei mir deine Hand,
Und das Band, das uns verbindet,
Sei kein schwaches Rosenband!


Translation(s): DUT ENG FRE HUN ITA

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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) , "Met een beschilderde band", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , no title, copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Avec un ruban peint", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • HUN Hungarian (Magyar) (Tamás Rédey) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , "Con un nastro colorato", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:30

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Con un nastro colorato

Language: Italian (Italiano) after the German (Deutsch)

Fiorellini, foglioline
spargono per me con mano lieve
benigni giovani dei di primavera,
scherzando, su un laccio d'aria.

Zefiro, prendilo sulle tue ali
avvolgilo intorno alla veste del mio amore;
ché vada davanti allo specchio
in tutta la sua leggiadria.

Si veda cinta di rose,
ella stessa come una rosa fresca.
Un tuo sguardo, vita mia!
Ed io sono soddisfatto.

Senti quello che prova questo cuore,
porgimi liberamente la mano,
ed il laccio che ci unisce
non sia un debole laccio di rose.


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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Italian (Italiano) copyright © 2006 by Amelia Maria Imbarrato, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.

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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832), "Mit einem gemalten Band", written 1771 DUT ENG FRE HUN
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Ernst Bacon, Ernestine de Bauduin, Ludwig van Beethoven, Carl Blum, Antonie Broich, Otto Fiebach, Friedrich Gernsheim, Georg Göhler, Armin Knab, Fritz Lissauer, Victoire Lyon, Heinrich Meyer, Friedrich August Naubert, Ernst Pepping, Johann Friedrich Reichardt, Othmar Schoeck, Václav Jan Křtitel Tomášek, Anton Urspruch. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2006-01-19 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:17

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Word count: 83