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

Das sind die stillen Wasser

Language: German (Deutsch)

Das sind die stillen Wasser,
Das ist die laute Welt.
Ich möcht' das Leben lassen,
Die Lieb' ist mir vergällt.
"Willst in die Wellen tauchen,
Laß dich nicht reun dein Kleid.
Da unten fällt vom Herzen,
Was dich beschwert zur Zeit.
Da werden stumm die Seufzer,
Wie Fischlein auf dem Grund.
Das sind die stillen Wasser,
Die machen dich ganz gesund."

About the headline (FAQ)

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

    [ None yet in the database ]

Text added to the website: 2010-02-18.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:34
Line count: 12
Word count: 61

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