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Language: German (Deutsch)

Da hat mir einmal ein Vöglein erzählt,
wenn fromm ein Kind im Abendgebet
voll Liebe für Vater und Mutter fleht,
da klinge ein Lied durch die ganze Welt,
da säusle ein Mai'n durch die Lüfte hin,
da strahlten die Felsen im Alpenglüh'n,
da steige der Ewige niederwärts
und schliesse Eltern und Kind an's Herz!

Submitted by Malcolm Wren [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)

Text added to the website: 2018-03-20.
Last modified: 2018-03-20 23:32:50
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