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Stiller Abend

Language: German

Nun ist es stiller Abend wieder;
Den Tag singt Glockenklang zu Grab;
Die Sonne sank im Westen nieder,
Und linde Dämmrung steigt herab.

Mir ist, ich hört' wie Schlaf und Träume
Die Schöpfung küßten neben mir;
Es weht ein Hauch durch Flur und Bäume
Und lispelt: "Friede sei mit dir!"


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: 2011-08-29.

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