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Der Knabe

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es schritt durch meine Träume 
ein schöner blasser Knabe 
mit wundertiefem Blick. 
Ich fühlte seine Blicke 
tief in die Seele dringen, 
und kam ein grosses Sehnen 
gar quälend über mich.

Submitted by Bertram Kottmann


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

  • by Alexander von Fielitz (1860 - 1930), "Der Knabe", op. 74 (Fünf Gedichte für 1 Singstimme mit Pianofortebegleitung) no. 4, published 1900 [voice and piano], Magdeburg, Heinrichshofen Verlag [
     text not verified 

Text added to the website: 2013-07-31.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:17
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