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Im Walde

Language: German (Deutsch)

Einsam schreit' ich durch den Wald,
und der Vöglein Lieder
rauschen wie ein Liebeswort
aus den Zweigen nieder.

Einsam schreit' ich durch den Wald,
und der Blumen Düfte
säuseln wie ein Liebeskuß
durch die Morgenlüfte!
 	 Einsam schreit' ich durch den Wald,
und die Wasser rinnen,
bis Gesang und Klang und Duft
sich zum Traum verspinnen.

Und was längst begraben ruht
unterm Kirchhofflieder:
Jugendglück und Seligkeit
find' im Wald ich wieder.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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: 2012-12-12 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:12
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Word count: 70

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