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Heute geh' ich. Komm ich wieder, Singen wir ganz andre Lieder. Wo so viel sich hoffen lässt, Ist der Abschied ja ein Fest.
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- by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832), no title, appears in Sprüche in Reimen, in Sprichwörtlich [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 Gary Bachlund (b. 1947), "Der Abschied", 2009 [soprano and piano], from Sieben Goethe-liederchen, no. 7 [ sung text checked 1 time]
- by Mary (Carlisle) Howe (1882 - 1964), "Heute geh' ich" [ sung text checked 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , "Parting", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Barbara Miller
This text was added to the website: 2009-12-18
Line count: 4
Word count: 23
Today I go. Then I return, As we sing complete other songs. Where we place hope so greatly, Is the parting, yes a celebration.
- by Gary Bachlund (b. 1947), "Parting", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
- a text in German (Deutsch) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832), no title, appears in Sprüche in Reimen, in Sprichwörtlich
Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]
This text was added to the website: 2010-02-02
Line count: 4
Word count: 24