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Morgens steh' ich auf und frage

Language: German

Morgens steh' ich auf und frage:
Kommt feins Liebchen heut?
Abends sink' ich hin und klage:
Aus blieb sie auch heut.
 
In der Nacht mit meinem Kummer
lieg' ich schlaflos, [wach]1;
träumend, wie im halben Schlummer,
träumend wandle ich bei Tag.



Translation(s): ENG ITA FRE SWE ENG ENG ROM ENG DUT

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1 Schumann: "lieg ich wach"

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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)

Set in Swedish, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT ENG ITA FRE ENG ROM GER [text unavailable] Set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT ITA FRE ROM SWE GER [text unavailable] Set in English, a translation by Franz Hüffer (1843 - 1889) , "Morgens steh' ich auf und frage", from Poems Selected from Heinrich Heine, ed. by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker, London: Walter Scott, Limited, page 15, published 1887 DUT ITA FRE ROM SWE GER Set in Romanian, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT ENG ITA FRE ENG SWE GER [text unavailable] Set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown DUT ITA FRE ROM SWE GER [text unavailable] Set in German, adapted by by Joseph Suder (1892 - 1980) , title unknown [an adaptation] DUT ENG ITA FRE ENG ROM SWE [text unavailable]
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
    * ENG English (Emily Ezust) , "Every morning I awake and ask", copyright ©
    * ITA Italian (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , "La mattina mi sveglio e domando", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * FRE French (Pierre Mathé) , "Le matin je me lève et me demande", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * DUT Dutch [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "'s Morgens sta ik op en vraag ik", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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