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Die Nachtigall auf meiner Flur Singt: Hoffe du nur! Hoffe du nur! Die Frühlingslüfte wehen. Ein Dornenstrauch schlief ein zu Nacht, Ein Rosenbusch ist aufgewacht, So mag's auch dir geschehen. Hoffe du nur!
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- by Emanuel von Geibel (1815 - 1884), no title, appears in Spätherbstblätter, in Lieder aus alter und neuer Zeit, no. 4 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Sophie Wolf Baudissin, Gräfin (1821 - 1894), "Die Nachtigall auf meiner Flur", op. 5 (Sechs Lieder für 1 Singstimme mit Pianofortebegleitung) no. 3, published 1884 [voice and piano], Berlin, Challier & Co. [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
- by M. von Bieberstein , "Die Nachtigall auf meiner Flur", published 1890 [voice and piano], from Fünf Lieder für 1 Singstimme mit Pianoforte, no. 3, Berlin, Thelen [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
- by Hermann Genss (1856 - 1940), "Die Nachtigall auf meiner Flur", op. 10 (Vier Lieder) no. 2, published 1886 [voice and piano], Hamburg, Hentze [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
- by Camillo Schumann (1872 - 1946), "Hoffe du nur", op. 13 (Zwei Lieder für 1 hohe -- für 1 tiefe Singstimme mit Pianoforte) no. 1, published 1899 [voice and piano], Hannover, Gries [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "The nightingale upon my meadow", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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This text was added to the website: 2010-03-01
Line count: 7
Word count: 33
The nightingale upon my meadow Sings: You only keep hoping! Only keep hoping! The breezes of spring blow. A thornbush went to sleep at night, A rosebush awoke, Thus it might also happen to you. You only keep hoping!
- Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2013 by Sharon Krebs, (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.
- a text in German (Deutsch) by Emanuel von Geibel (1815 - 1884), no title, appears in Spätherbstblätter, in Lieder aus alter und neuer Zeit, no. 4
This text was added to the website: 2013-10-25
Line count: 7
Word count: 39