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Le grillon des foyers

Language: French (Fran├žais)

En hiver,
Quand la bûche chante
Dans la cheminée,
Le petit grillon des foyers
Vient écouter la chanson légère
Et si touchante
Que dit le bois qui meurt.
A son tour, le grillon entonne
Son petit couplet monotone.
Puis à l'unisson,
Tandis que la flamme s'irise
La bûche d'or et le noir grillon
Improvisent
Un petit duo sans tapage,
Un petit duo de regrets
Où il y a des odeurs de feuillages
Et le souvenir de la forêt.


Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani

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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)


Text added to the website: 2008-10-27.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:59
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