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Vor sol er bleven kold

Language: Danish (Dansk)

Vor sol er bleven kold,
vi er i vintervold
og dunkle dage.
Men nu er nedgang endt
og håbet tændt,
ja, håbet tændt,
for nu er solen vendt.
nu kommer lyset og den lange dag tilbage.

Det grønne, skønne træ
forjætter sommerlæ
og søde skove.
I julelysets skær
som stjerners hær
ja, stjerners hær,
er solens under nær
og alle gule blomstersole små, som sove.

I granens brændte duft
får svundne somre luft
og de, der kommer.
Det danske, svaje år
i ringgang går,
ja, rlnggang går,
omkring en evig vår.
Syng alle sjæle med om Danmarks fagre sommer.


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

Text added to the website: 2008-03-18.

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