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Die Mutter am Grabe

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn man ihn auf immer hier begrübe,
Und es wäre nun um ihn geschehn;
Wenn er ewig in dem Grabe bliebe,
Und ich sollte ihn nicht wiedersehn,
Müßte ohne Hoffnung von dem Grabe gehn - - -

Unser Vater, o du Gott der Liebe!
Laß ihn wieder auferstehn.

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 Franz Ries (1846 - 1932), "Die Mutter am Grabe", op. 41 (Sechs Lieder für 1 Singstimme mit Pianofortebegleitung) no. 5, published 1895 [voice and piano], Berlin, Ries & Erler [
     text not verified 

Text added to the website: 2010-09-26.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:01
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