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Language: Polish (Polski)

W kolei, koleinie puszysty puszek płynie,
a za nim, jak za łódeczką, łódeczką,
białe gęsie i kacze pióreczka.
Tak płyną, płyną,tak biegą, biegą
w dół, do Morza Śródziemnego.
A to Morze Śródziemne jest błękitne a ciemne,
przypływ się w nim porusza
jak zwierz nieuśnięty i kołysze się wszystko:
puszki, piórka, łódki, ptaki i okręty.

Translation(s): GER

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Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani


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

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) (Piotr Pininski) , title 1: "Meer", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2007-11-13.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:29
Line count: 9
Word count: 54

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Language: German (Deutsch) after the Polish (Polski)

Eines nach dem andern ziehen sanft im Strome
flausch'ger Flaum, gleich hinterdrein, wie kleine Nachen
weiße Federn - Federchen von Enten, Gänsen.
Und so fahren sie hinunter, fahren bis zum
Mittelmeere und das ist so blau, so dunkel
und die Flut bewegt es, hebt es
wie ein Tier, das Schlaf nicht findet -
und so tanzt und schaukelt alles:
Fläumchen, Federn, Nachen, Vögel, und die Schiffe.

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  • Translation from Polish (Polski) to German (Deutsch) copyright © 2011 by Bertram Kottmann and Piotr Pininski, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.

    Bertram Kottmann. Contact:
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    Piotr Pininski. Contact:
    <peterpini (AT) freenet (DOT) de>

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Text added to the website: 2011-01-21.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:13
Line count: 9
Word count: 66