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Trost

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn du so einsam bist,
Müde und traurig bist,
So sterbensbange,
Siehest den Himmel nicht,
Fühlest die Liebe nicht,
Die dich umfange.
Weine nicht! 
Siehe! über den Wolken
Lächeln die Sterne!


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

Authorship

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

  • by Robert Kahn (1865 - 1951), "Trost", op. 48 (Drei Lieder mit Harmonium) no. 1 (1906), published 1907 [voice and harmonium], Leipzig, Brüssel, London, New York: Breifkopf & Härtel [ sung text checked 1 time]

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

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Comfort", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2019-04-24 00:00:00.

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Comfort

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

When you are so lonely,
Are tired and sad,
So deathly anxious,
[When] you do not see Heaven,
Do not feel the love
That encircles you.
Do not weep!
Lo, above the clouds
The stars are smiling!


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