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Schnee

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es schneit, es schneit, bedeckt die Erde
Mit weißer Beschwerde, so weit, so weit.

Es taumelt so weh hinunter vom Himmel
Das Flockengewimmel, der Schnee, der Schnee.

Das gibt dir , ach, eine Ruh', eine Weite, 
die weißverscneite Welt macht mich schwach.

So daß erst klein, dann groß mein Sehnen
Sich drängt zu Tränen in mich hinein.


Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani

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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: 2007-08-29 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:27

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