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Til Majdag fører jeg hjem min Brud

Language: Danish (Dansk)

Til Majdag fører jeg hjem min Brud,
En Rosensblomme i Liljeskrud,
Spil Spillemænd, spil!
Den Dag skal Skoven ha' Grønt i sin Hat
Og Engen ha' Blomster i Barm.
Og fuld saa Maanen skal være den Nat,
Men Solen skal danse sig varm.
Og Gøgen skal kukke og Lykken os spaa
Og Finker skal fløjte og Drosler skal slaa,
Men Sorgen skal holde sig hjemme.
Til Majdag fører jeg hjem min Brud,
En Rosensblomme i Liljeskrud,
Spil Spillemænd, spil!

Translation(s): FRE GER

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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)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

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  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2007-08-17 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:26

Line count: 13
Word count: 79

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Je conduirai ma fiancée à la fête de mai

Language: French (Français) after the Danish (Dansk)

Je conduirai ma fiancée à la fête de mai
Un bouton de rose en petite robe,
Joue, ménétrier, joue !
Ce jour la forêt verdira son chapeau
Et la prairie fleurira sa poitrine.
Et ce sera une nuit de pleine lune
Et le soleil dansera avec ardeur,
Et le coucou nous prédira le bonheur,
Et les pinsons et les grives chanteront.
Les soucis resteront à la maison ;
Je conduirai ma fiancée à la fête de mai
Un bouton de rose en petite robe,
Joue, ménétrier, joue !

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  • Translation from Danish (Dansk) to French (Français) copyright © 2011 by Pierre Mathé, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.


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Text added to the website: 2012-01-07 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:44

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Word count: 88