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Die Nacht ist weich wie deine Wangen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Die Nacht ist weich wie deine Wangen,
wie deine Stimme der Windeshall,
es flimmern die Sterne wie deine Blicke.
Ich wollt' entrinnen meinem Geschicke,
und ich bin von dir gegangen,
und bin von dir gefangen,

Submitted by Harry Joelson


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

  • by Alexander von Fielitz (1860 - 1930), "Die Nacht ist weich wie deine Wangen", op. 11 (Drei Lieder für mittlere Stimme und Klavier) no. 2, published 1891 [medium voice and piano], Leipzig, Breitkopf & Härtel [
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Text added to the website: 2008-03-15.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:38
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