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Auf dem See

Language: German (Deutsch)

Der Abend ist gekommen,
Die Nixe geht zur Ruh'
Ins Bett der grünen Wogen,
Und Nebel deckt sie zu.

Es spielt auf den grauen Dunen
Als Nachtlicht Mondenschein,
Und Abendglocken singen
Die müde Schläferin ein.

Und horch, ein leises Flüstern
Ringsum im See erwacht;
Es sagen sich Schilf und Wellen
Schlaftrunken: Gute Nacht!

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: 2011-07-17.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:35
Line count: 12
Word count: 53

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