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Einst

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Romanian (Română)

Als ich dich geseh'n,
da war es gescheh'n
um all meinen Sinn;
doch kaum mir geboren,
das Glück ist verloren,
auf ewig dahin!

Nur einen Moment wohl
war mir gegönnt
das herrliche Glück,
doch meine Gedanken,
sie schweben und schwanken
nach dir nur zurück.


Submitted by Malcolm Wren [Guest Editor]

Authorship


Based on
  • a text in Romanian (Română) by Grigore Pleșoianu [text unavailable]
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Eusebius Mandyczewski. Go to the text.

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: 2015-02-04 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2015-02-04 10:31:32

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