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Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn man tut zu sammen klauben
sechs Poeten mit ihren Dauben,
sechs Organisten mit ihren Mucken,
sechs Komponisten mit ihren Stücken,
und tut sie setzen auf einen Karren,
so fährt anderthalb Dutzen Narren.
Wenn bricht der Karren,
so fallen die Narren,
und obwohl ist zerbrochen der Karren,
so bleiben doch achtzehn grosse Narren!

Achtzehn grosse Narren;
so bleiben doch achtzehn grosse Narren!

Submitted by Virginia Knight


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

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