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Es wallt das Gewölk herüber

Language: German (Deutsch)

 Es wallt das Gewölk herüber, 
 Verhüllt, verfinstert meinen Stern. 
 Es faltet sich trüb und trüber 
 Die Stirne meines teuern Herrn.

 Zu dir erhebet die Hände, 
 Erbarmer, die gebeugte Magd; 
 Du, schaffe des Grames Ende, 
 Der meinem Herrn am Herzen nagt.

 Wo nicht sie vermag zu heilen, 
 Vertraut die Liebe dir allein! 
 Befiehl dem Gewölk sich zu teilen, 
 Gieb meinem Stern du seinen Schein.

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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: 2011-07-23 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:29
Line count: 13
Word count: 64

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