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Ein Wölklein

Language: German (Deutsch)

Ein Wölklein streicht am Berg herauf,
Das sich in blaue Weiten sehnt.
Nun ruht es matt am Waldessaum,
Einsam ins kühle Gras gedehnt.

Ein Seelchen, das zur Höhe will
Und doch den rechten Flug nicht fand.
Nun ruhts und träumt und sehnt sich heim
Ins abendklare Himmelsland.

Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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):

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "A little cloud", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2011-05-17.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:23
Line count: 8
Word count: 47

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