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Hör' ich ein Waldhorn klingen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Hör' ich ein Waldhorn klingen
Durch das Gebirge hin,
Ich zöge dann so gerne
Wohl in die blaue Ferne
Zu einer Jägerin.

[Im dunklen Tannenwalde]1,
Da steht des Försters Haus,
Im [tiefen]2 Wald verborgen.
Da schaut [am frühen]3 Morgen
[Das]4 Töchterlein heraus.

Der Vater und die Tochter,
die machen Alles wund,
Der Vater [schießt die]5 Hirschlein,
die Tochter trifft die Bürschlein
tief in des Herzens Grund.

H. Pfitzner sets stanzas 2-3

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1 Pfitzner: "Im tiefen Wald verborgen"
2 Gade: "grünen"
3 Pfitzner: "an jedem"
4 Pfitzner: "Sein"
5 Pfitzner: "trifft das"

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)

Text added to the website: 2011-11-15 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2019-04-25 21:50:38

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