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Schlummre, schlummre, süsse Liebe!

Language: German (Deutsch)

Schlummre, schlummre, süsse Liebe! 
Wie auch Mondeszauber lacht: 
Fern dem Holde, den ich liebe,
Ach! wo bliebe
Tröstung mir in banger Nacht? 
Schlummre, schlummre, süße Liebe! 

Duftet nicht so süss, ihr Blüthen!
Junge Rosen! senkt das Haupt,
Ach!  die Rose, die mir glüthen,
Sie verblüthen,
Böser Sturm hat sie geraubt.  
Duftet nicht so süss, ihr Blüthen!
 
Wecke nicht die zarte Töne
Stiller Lust, o Nachtigall! 
Horcht er nimmer doch, der schöne,
Dem er töne
Deiner Stimme Silberschall.
Wecke nicht die zarte Töne! 
Schlummre, schlummre still im Dunkeln,
Ach! dir winkt ein kein goldner Stern:
Wie sie auch da draussen funkeln,
Sie verdunkeln,
Weil der Lieblichste so fern: 
Schlummre, schlummre still im Dunkeln!


About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Zeitschrift für Wissenschaft und Kunst, erster Band , Landshut: Joseph Thomann, 1808, Viertes Heft, page 47 - 48.


Submitted by Melanie Trumbull

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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)


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