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Valet

Language: German (Deutsch)

Ade nun, liebe Lieder,
Ade, du schöner Sang!
Nun sing ich wohl nicht wieder
Vielleicht mein Leben lang.

Einst blüht' von Gottes Odem
Die Welt so wunderreich,
Da in den grünen Boden
Senkt ich als Reiser euch.

Jetzt eure Wipfel schwanken
So kühle über mir,
Ich stehe in Gedanken
Gleichwie im Walde hier.

Da muß ich oft noch lauschen
In meiner Einsamkeit,
Und denk bei eurem Rauschen
Der schönen Jugendzeit.


Submitted by Emily Ezust

Authorship


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

  • by Egon Kornauth (1891 - 1959), "Valet", op. 38 (Acht Lieder nach Eichendorff) no. 8 (1933). [voice and piano or orchestra] [
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    ]
  • by Heinrich Kaspar Schmid (1874 - 1953), "Valet", op. 112 (Vier Lieder nach Gedichten von Joseph v. Eichendorff) no. 3, published 1941, first performed 1941 [voice and piano], Heinrich Kaspar Schmid-Archiv Landau/Isar ; Edition Walter Homolka, Musikverlag [
     text not verified 
    ]

Text added to the website: 2009-08-24.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:20
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