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Mag da draußen Schnee sich türmen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Mag da draußen Schnee sich türmen,
Mag es hageln, mag es stürmen,
Klirrend [an mein Fenster]1 schlagen,
Nimmer will ich mich beklagen!
Denn ich trage in der Brust
Liebchens Bild und Frühlingslust.


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1 Raff: "mir ans Fenster"

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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)

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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Song", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (J. Wrey Mould)
  • ENG English (Emma Lazarus) , appears in Poems and Ballads of Heinrich Heine, first published 1881
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Пусть на землю снег валится

Language: Russian (Русский) after the German (Deutsch)

Пусть на землю снег валится,
Вихрь крутит и буря злится,
Пусть стучит ко мне в окно…
Нужды нет… мне всё равно:
Образ милой надо мною
Веет тихою весною…

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  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), no title, appears in Buch der Lieder, in Die Heimkehr, no. 51, first published 1822 ENG ENG ENG ENG FRE ITA SPA ENG
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Franz Wilhelm Abt, Frances Allitsen, née Bumpus, Wilhelm Baumgartner, Jan Levolslav Bella, János Bókay, Theodor Bungard-Wasem, Christian Friedrich Ehrlich, Don Forsythe, Friedrich Wilhelm Grund, Arthur Hervey, Ferdinand von Hiller, Aline Hundt, Josephine Lang, K. G. Ochsner, Carl Piutti, Joachim Raff, Josy Schlageter, Korstiaan Stougie, Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Mikhail Yur'yevich Viel'gorsky, Georg Vierling, H. von Wallner, Karl Weigl, Paul Platonovich Weimarn, A. C. Wertheim. Go to the text.

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  • by César Antonovich Cui (1835 - 1918), "Пусть на землю снег валится", op. 9 (Шесть романсов = Shest' romansov (Six romances)) no. 1, published 1874-5? [voice and piano], St. Petersburg: Bessel [
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