Unser Sang erschalle hoch! Wein mit Sang schmeckt besser noch. So entfliehet froh die Zeit, Wem's nicht mundet, fliehe weit. Hoch der edle Göttertrank!
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Note: This stanza was added arbitrarily to Schubert's Trinklied (D. 888) in the posthumous first edition (1850) and has been retained in the Peters edition but not in the complete editions.
- possibly by Johann Anton Friedrich Reil (1773 - 1843) [author's text not yet checked 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):
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Research team for this text: Cornelia Weidner , Peter Rastl [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2014-10-24
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Word count: 24