Das Veilchen

Set by Carl Ruckstuhl (1838 - 1907), "Das Veilchen", published 1903 [ three-part women's chorus ], from Zwei Lieder für dreistimmigen Frauenchor, no. 1, strophe 1 is by Schults and strophes 2-3 are by Fisler  [sung text checked 1 time]

Note: this setting is made up of several separate texts.


Ei Veichen, liebes Veilchen!
So sag' einmal doch an:
Warum gehst du ein Weilchen
Den Blumen all' voran?

"Weil ich bin gar so kleine,
[Drum komm ich]1 vor dem Mai,
Denn käm' ich nicht alleine,
[So gingt Ihr]2 mir vorbei!"

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1 Ruckstuhl: "Erschein ich"; Wilm: "So komm ich"
2 Ruckstuhl: "Ging't ihr an"

Research team for this text: Harry Joelson , Johann Winkler


O veilchen dort im Grunde
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