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Vögleins Klage

Language: German (Deutsch)

«Kehr' wieder, lieber Sonnenschein!
Kehr' wieder, heitre Bläue!
Daß ich mich armes Vögelein
Noch einmal wieder freue.

Wie war mir sonst so lieb der Wald,
So lieb das Dach der Blätter!
Jetzt ist es ringsum trüb' und kalt,
Bei Wind und Regenwetter.»

So klagt das arme Vögelein
Bei jedem Regenschauer,
Schläft Abends spät in Trauer ein,
Wacht Morgens auf in Trauer.

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: 2009-09-11.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:21
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