Wann der Hahn kräht auf dem Dache
Language: German (Deutsch)
[Wann]1 der Hahn kräht auf dem Dache,
Putzt der Mond die Lampe aus,
Und die Stern' ziehn von der Wache,
Gott behüte Land und Haus!
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1 Schoeck: "Wenn"
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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)
- by Wilhelm Killmayer (1927 - 2017), "Wann der Hahn kräht", 1995, first performed 1997 [TTBB chorus a cappella], from ...wie in Welschland lau und blau... : Acht Chorlieder für Männerchor a cappella, no. 3, Mainz, Schott [ sung text not verified ]
- by Hans Erich Pfitzner (1869 - 1949), "Lied aus "Wanderlieder"", op. 28, Heft 1 no. 10 [soprano, alto, tenor, bass, and chorus], from Von deutscher Seele - Teil I - Mensch und Natur, no. 10. [ sung text verified 1 time]
- by Karl Heinrich Carsten Reinecke (1824 - 1910), "Intermezzo", op. 32 (Sechs Lieder) no. 3 (1852). [duet for 2 sopranos with piano] [ sung text not verified ]
- by Othmar Schoeck (1886 - 1957), "Wenn der Hahn kräht auf dem Dache", op. 42 no. 5 (1928) [voice, piano, clarinet, horn, percussion], from Wandersprüche: Liederfolge nach Gedichten von Joseph von Eichendorff, no. 5, Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel [ sung text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Canzone dai "Canti del viandante"", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2004-04-02.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:04
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Canzone dai "Canti del viandante"
Language: Italian (Italiano) after the German (Deutsch)
Quando sul tetto inizia a cantare il gallo,
smorza allora la luna il suo lampione,
tutte le stelle smontano di guardia,
di Dio scenda su casa e campi la protezione!
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