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O Einsamkeit! wie trink ich gerne Aus deiner frischen Waldzisterne!
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- by Nikolaus Lenau (1802 - 1850), "Impromptu", appears in Gedichte, in 6. Sechstes Buch, in Wien [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 Othmar Schoeck (1886 - 1957), "O Einsamkeit! wie trink' ich gerne", op. 47 no. 5c (1931-3) [baritone, string quartet], from Notturno: Fünf Sätze für Bariton und Streichquartett, no. 12, Zürich: Hug & Co. Musikverlage [text not verified]
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- ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Impromptu", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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This text was added to the website: 2007-09-28
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Word count: 10
Oh solitude! how gladly I drink From your fresh sylvan cistern!
- Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2011 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 Nikolaus Lenau (1802 - 1850), "Impromptu", appears in Gedichte, in 6. Sechstes Buch, in Wien
This text was added to the website: 2011-06-01
Line count: 2
Word count: 11