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Language: Polish (Polski)

Wiatr włożył spodeńki z pasiastego barchanu,
mocuje się i kopie dokoła parkanu:
"Jak to płocisko zburzę,
to wpuszczę tędy burzę!
Będziemy w parku wyłamywać  ulice,
zrywać gonty i druty, wino i okiennice.
Ach! Jakież tu będzie rozkoszne ulani,
kiedy żadnego muru nie zostanie!"

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: "Wind", 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: 8
Word count: 43

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

In sein gestreiftes Barchentbeinkleid fuhr der Wind;
grob rüttelt er am Bretterzaun und singt:
"Hab ich dich zu Fall gebracht,
schnell ist dann ein Sturm entfacht!
Der schlägt im Park alsbaldig Schneisen,
wird Schindeln, Läden, Wein und Draht herunterreißen.
Welche Wonne wird es sein,
bleibt von den Mauern nicht ein Stein!"

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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.

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    Piotr Pininski. Contact:
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Text added to the website: 2011-02-05.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:14
Line count: 8
Word count: 51