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À quoi bon entendre

Language: French (Français)

À quoi bon entendre
Les oiseaux des bois?
L'oiseau le plus tendre
Chante dans ta voix.

Que Dieu montre ou voile
Les astres des cieux!
La plus pure étoile
Brille dans tes yeux.

Qu'avril renouvelle
Le jardin en fleur!
La fleur la plus belle
Fleurit dans ton coeur.

Cet oiseau de flamme,
Cet astre du jour,
Cette fleur de l'âme,
S'appelle l'amour!


Translation(s): DUT ENG GER GER SPA

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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)

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  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Jos. Van de Vijver) , title 1: "Serenade"
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , no title, copyright © 2016
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Alberto Bonati) , title 1: "Para qué escuchar", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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