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Nächtlich wandern alle Flüsse

Language: German (Deutsch)

Nächtlich wandern alle Flüsse
Und der Himmel, Stern auf Stern,
Sendet so viel tausend Grüße,
Daß die Wälder nah und fern
Schauernd rauschen in den Gründen;
Nur der Mensch, dem Tod geweiht,
Träumet fort von seinen Sünden
In der stillen Gnadenzeit.

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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)

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