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Ich sah im Felde

Language: German (Deutsch)

Ich sah im Felde
Golden die Ähren stehn,
Ach, wie in Bälde
Hört' ich tückisch die Sense gehn!
Zogen die Straße hinunter
Burschen mit Trommeln und Pfeifen,
Die Sonne ging blutig unter;
Ich hört' einen Schnitter die Sense schleifen.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

  • by Berta Bock (1857 - 1945), "Ich sah im Felde", op. 12 no. 5 [voice and piano], in the collection Lieder siebenbürgischer Komponisten, Book I [
     text verified 1 time

Text added to the website: 2009-06-08.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:15
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Word count: 39

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