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Die wilde Taube, die Nachtigall, Der Fink, die freien Vöglein all', Die singen im jungen Grün. Die Tulpe, die Primel im Gartenbeet, Im Walde die Anemone steht: Bald müssen die Rosen blüh'n! O, warmer, sonniger Frühlingstag, Im Herzen selber ein schnellerer Schlag, Ein volles, wärmeres Glüh'n; Der Frühling ging und kehrte zurück, Du altes, liebes, vergangenes Glück: Bald müssen die Rosen blüh'n!
- by Anonymous / Unidentified Author ( 'E. v. B.' )  [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)
- by Henning Karl Adam von Koss (1855 - 1913), "Neuer Frühling", op. 13 (Fünf Lieder für 1 mittlere Singstimme mit Pianofortebegleitung) no. 4 [ sung text checked 1 time]
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- ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "New springtime", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Research team for this text: Peter Donderwinkel , Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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The wild dove, the nightingale, The finch, all the free birds, They sing in the young greenery. The tulip, the primrose [stand] in the garden bed, The anemone stands in the forest: Soon the roses must bloom! Oh warm, sunny spring day, In my heart, too, a quicker pulse, A full, warmer glowing; Spring departed and returned, You old, dear, past happiness: Soon the roses must bloom!
- Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2018 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.
This text was added to the website: 2018-08-16
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Word count: 67