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Schlafe, schlaf

Language: German (Deutsch)

Schlafe, schlaf,
schliesse deine Augenlider,
öffne deinen süssen Mund,
und in Träumen gib mir kund,
alles was ich kenne wieder,
schlafe, schlaf.
Wie sich Aug' in Auge traf,
wie sich Lipp' an Lippe fragten
und die Herzen eines sagten,
sage, wie sich alles traf.
Schlafe, schlaf.

Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Barbara Miller and Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Sleep, sleep", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2008-01-23.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:35
Line count: 11
Word count: 46

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