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Morgenlied

Language: German (Deutsch)

Steht auf, ihr lieben Kinderlein,
Der Morgenstern mit hellem Schein
Läßt [sich sehn]1 frei gleich wie ein Held
Und leuchtet in die ganze Welt.

[Sei willkommen]2, du lieber Tag,
Vor dir die Nacht nicht bleiben mag,
Leucht uns in unsre Herzen fein
Mit deinem himmelischen Schein.


Translation(s): ENG FRE

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Note: first stanza also used by Alberus in Steht auf, ihr lieben Kinderlein, set by Reger as "Morgengesang".
1 Weismann: "sehn sicht"; Elling: "sich sehen
2 Elling: "Willkommen sei"

Submitted by Jeroen Scholten

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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)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Chant du matin", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Michael P. Rosewall) , title 1: "Song of morning", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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