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Language: German (Deutsch)

[Schon milder scheint die Sonne nieder]1
Und sanft Lüfte ziehen hin,
Schon seh mit fröhlichem Gefieder
Ich Schwalben um die Dächer ziehn,
Hör hier und da der Vöglein Lieder
Und manche Blume seh' ich blühn,
Zu all' den Zeichen milder Tage,
Zu Blüten, Sang und Sonnenschein
Kommt eins noch, dem zu traun ich wage,
Die Liebe stellt sich wieder ein.
Denn, dass mir nimmer jemand sage,
Ohn' Liebe könne Frühling sein.

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1 Hofmeister gives Rebling's incipit as "Schon milder scheint die Sonne wieder" but the Musikalien-catalog von Heinrichshofen's Verlag in Magdeburg gives the incipit as "Schon wieder scheint die Sonne"; further changes may exist not shown above.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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Text added to the website: 2011-08-05.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:31
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