The LiederNet Archive
WARNING. Not all the material on this website is in the public domain.
It is illegal to copy and distribute our copyright-protected material without permission.
For more information, contact us at the following address:
licenses (AT) lieder (DOT) net

Es zieht aus weiter Ferne

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es zieht aus weiter Ferne
Ein Lied zu euch hinein,
Das klingt vom Weihnachtssterne
Und hellem Lichterschein,
Das klinget wohl auch leise
Von Treue manchen Tag,
Die fremder Lust und Weise
Sich nimmer schicken mag.

About the headline (FAQ)

View text with footnotes

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)

  • by Max Bruch (1838 - 1920), "Weihnachtsliedchen", subtitle: "Im Volkston", op. 60 (Neun Lieder für gemischten Chor) no. 8, published 1892 [SATB chorus a cappella], Magdeburg, Heinrichshofen's Verlag [
     text verified 1 time

Text added to the website: 2009-11-20.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:27
Line count: 8
Word count: 35

Gentle Reminder
This website began in 1995 as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without a salary since 2008. Our research has never had any government or institutional funding, so if you found the information here useful, please consider making a donation. Your gift is greatly appreciated.
     - Emily Ezust

Browse (Petrucci Music Library) for Lieder or choral works