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Wie die Nelken duftig atmen!

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wie die Nelken duftig atmen!
Wie die Sterne, ein Gewimmel
Goldner Bienen, ängstlich schimmern
An dem veilchenblauen Himmel!

Aus dem Dunkel der Kastanien
Glänzt das Landhaus, weiß und lüstern,
Und ich hör die Glastür klirren
Und die liebe Stimme flüstern.

Holdes Zittern, süßes Beben,
Furchtsam zärtliches Umschlingen -
Und die jungen Rosen lauschen,
Und die Nachtigallen singen.

Translation(s): ENG FRE ROM RUS

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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)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist FRE ROM RUS by Nicolae Bretan.
  • Also set in Romanian (Română), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist FRE ENG RUS by Nicolae Bretan.
  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist FRE ENG ROM by Sergey Mikhailovich Lyapunov.

Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2008-04-15.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:40
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