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Berceuse

Language: French (Français)

Dors dans ton berceau, petite Mireille,
Comme l'oiselet s'endort dans son nid,
Plein d'aube vermeille;
Dors: ta mere est là! dors: ton père veille!
Dors bien doucement: l'amour te bénit.

Nous t'avons donné, charmante mignonne,
Un nom fait avec des syllabes d'or
Où le ciel rayonne;
Et ce nom est comme un grelot qui sonne
Dans les grands blés mûrs, quand vient Messidor.


Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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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)


Text added to the website: 2011-05-04.
Last modified: 2014-09-03 12:33:36
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