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Aus den Thälern hör' ich schallen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Aus den Thälern hör' ich schallen
Glockentöne, Festgesänge, 
Helle Sonnenblicke fallen
Durch die dunkeln Buchengänge.
Himmel ist von Glanz umflossen,
Heil'ger Friede rings ergossen.

Durch die Felder still beglücket
Wallen Menschen allerwegen;
Frohen Kindern gleich geschmücket,
Gehn dem Vater sie entgegen,
Der auf goldner Saaten Wogen
Segnend kommt durch's Land gezogen.

Wie so still die Bäche gleiten,
Wie so [licht]1 die Blumen blinken!
Und aus längst [entschwundnen]2 Zeiten
Zieht ein Grüssen her, ein Winken, --
Wie ein Kindlein muß ich fühlen,
Wie ein Kindlein möcht' ich spielen!


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1 Dresel: "still" (presumably from Reinick's earlier version)
2 Dresel: "vergangnen" (presumably from Reinick's earlier version)

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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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)

Set in a modified version by Fanny Hünerwadel, Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Prince Consort.


Text added to the website: 2011-10-29 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:11
Line count: 18
Word count: 86

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