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Komm, stiller Abend, nieder

Language: German (Deutsch)

Komm, stiller Abend, nieder,
Auf unsre kleine Flur,
Dir tönen unsre Lieder!
Wie schön bist du Natur!

Schon steigt die Abendröthe,
Herab in's [kühle]1 Thal,
[Schon glänzt auf unsrer Flöte]2,
Der Sonne letzter Strahl.

All überall herrscht Schweigen,
Nur schwingt der Vögel Chor
Noch aus den dunkeln Zweigen
Den Nachtgesang empor.


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1 Nägeli: "stille"
2 Nägeli: "Bald glänzt in sanfter Röthe"

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Melanie Trumbull

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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: 2008-11-22.
Last modified: 2017-06-08 14:37:13
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