Von allen guten Schwingen
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ITA
Von allen guten Schwingen,
Zu brechen durch die Zeit,
Die mächtigste im Ringen,
Das ist ein rechtes Leid.

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Confirmed with Joseph Freiherrn von Eichendorff's sämmtliche Werke. Zweite Auflage. Erster Band. Leipzig, Voigt & Günther. 1864, page 318, as no. 3 of Sprüche. This also appears as no. 3 of Sprüche in Geistliche Lieder, page 577.


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

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Meditazione 1 da "Vita di poeta"", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Research team for this text: Linda Godry , Peter Rastl [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2008-06-04
Line count: 4
Word count: 18