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Es ist ein Schnee gefallen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es ist ein Schnee gefallen,
denn es ist noch nicht Zeit,
daß von den Blümlein allen
wir werden hoch erfreut.

Der Sonnenblick betrüget
mit mildem falschem Schein,
die Schwalbe selber lüget,
warum? Sie kommt allein!

Sollt ich mich einzeln freuen,
wenn auch der Frühling nah?
Doch kommen wir zu zweien,
gleich ist der Sommer da!


Translation(s): ENG FRE

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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)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "March", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Mars", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:30
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Word count: 55

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Mars

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Il est tombé de la neige,
Car il n'est pas encore venu
Le temps où toutes les fleurs
Nous réjouiront grandement.

Le soleil nous trompe
Avec sa lumière faussement douce,
L'hirondelle même ment,
Pourquoi ? Elle arrive seule !

Dois-je me réjouir tout seul
Quand le printemps aussi s'approche ?
Mais s'il nous appartenait d'être deux,
Aussitôt l'été serait là !


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Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832), "März" ENG
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Adolf Brandt, Albert Hermann Dietrich, Carl Eberwein, Gustav Hasse, Robert Kahn, Arno Kleffel, Armin Knab, Julius Kniese, Johann Karl Gottfried Loewe, Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel, Ernst Pepping, Bruno Ramann, Wilhelm Albert Rischbieter, Albert Thierfelder. Go to the text.

 

Text added to the website: 2011-07-07.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:27
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Word count: 61