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So sangen sie; da dämmert's schon

Language: German (Deutsch)

Tenor-solo:
 So sangen sie; da dämmert's schon,
 Ein Vogel singt im Morgenschlummer
 Die Welt erwacht zu neuer Lust,
 Zu neuem Schmerz, zu neuem Kummer.

 Und wie ein Blitz verschwunden sind
 Der Elfen luft'ge Scharen,-
 Nur auf der Wies' ein Silberstreif
 Verrät noch,wo sie waren -

 Auf schlägt das schöne Rosenkind,
 Wie träumend noch, das Augenpaar.
 Ein duftdurchfrischter Morgenwind
 Wirft Apfelbluten ihr in's Haar;

 Ein Röslein, morgenangeglüht.
 Am Busen,vielbedeutend, blüht.

Rose:
 Wo bin ich?
 Ist's Wahrheit, ist's ein Traum -
 Nein, nein, es ist kein Zauberbild;
 Als Madchen wandelnd auf der Erden
 Werd' ich durch Liebe glücklich werden.

Tenor-solo:
 Sie steigt den Hügel still hinauf;
 Da tut vor ihren Blicken
 Das weite Tal sich prangend auf
 Begrenzt von Waldestücken
 Erreicht ist bald des ersten Hauses Tür
 Sie tritt hinein und bittet freundlich hier
 Um Obdach.


Translation(s): ENG FRE ITA

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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Fran├žais) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2004-07-30.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:09
Line count: 29
Word count: 134

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Così stanno cantando; già spunta l'alba

Language: Italian (Italiano) after the German (Deutsch)

Tenore:
 Così stanno cantando; già spunta l'alba,
 canta un uccello nel mattino che dorme
 Si desta il mondo a nuove gioie,
 a nuovi dolori, a nuovi affanni

 e in un lampo scompare
 la lieta adunata degli elfi -
 Per i campi, solo una traccia argentea
 ancora rivela dove danzavano -

 Apre gli occhi la bella rosa-fanciulla
 e sembra che stia ancora sognando,
 Con un fresco profumo il vento mattutino,
 le soffia sui capelli fiori di melo;

 Intensamente accesa dalla luce dell'alba,
 una piccola rosa fiorisce sul suo seno.

Rosa:
 Dove mi trovo?
 E' vero o sto sognando? -
 No, no non è una illusione;
 in forma di fanciulla cammino sulla terra
 per conoscere la felicità attraverso l'amore.

Tenore:
 Ella sale in silenzio sulla collina;
 davanti ai suoi occhi
 splendida si stende l'ampia vallata
 tutta circondata di boschi,
 presto raggiunge la porta di una casa.
 Entra e chiede gentilmente
 se è possibile ricevere asilo.


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Text added to the website: 2009-09-17.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:22
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Word count: 153