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Es glänzt so schön die sinkende Sonne

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es glänzt so schön die sinkende Sonne,
Doch schöner ist deiner Augen Schein.
Das Abendrot und deine Augen,
Sie strahlen mir traurig ins Herz hinein.

Das Abendrot bedeutet Scheiden,
Und Herzensnacht und Herzensweh.
Bald fließet zwischen meinem Herzen
Und deinen Augenn die weite See.

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

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