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Unter den Zweigen in tiefer Nacht

Language: German (Deutsch)

Unter den Zweigen in tiefer Nacht
Dacht' ich an deine Küsse;
Siedete mir das Blut mit Macht
Von all der brennenden Süße.

Kocht im Kessel ein Wässerlein,
Bleibt der Kessel nicht liegen;
Ei, wie hoch in die Luft hinein
Ließ ich mein Hütlein fliegen!

Wo es sich im Gezweig verlor,
Mögen die Vögel wissen;
Da ich lange den Kopf verlor,
Kann ich den Hut wohl missen.


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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)


Text added to the website: 2010-09-23.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:23
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