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Kling!

Language: German

Kling!...
Meine Seele gibt reinen Ton.
Und ich wähnte die Arme
Von dem wütenden Harme
Wilder Zeiten zerrissen schon.

Sing!
Meine Seele, den Beichtgesang
Wiedergewonnener Fülle!
Hebe vom Herzen die Hülle!
Heil dir, geläuterter Innenklang!

Kling!
[Meine Seele, dein Leben]1, 
Quellendes, frisches Gebild!
Blühendes hat sich begeben
Auf dem verdorrten Gefild.



Translation(s): ENG ITA FRE

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1 Strauss: "Kling meine Seele, kling dein Leben"

Submitted by Alberto Pedrotti

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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)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
    * ENG English (Shawn Thuris) , title 1: "Ring!", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * ITA Italian (Enrico Magnani) , title 1: "Suona!", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * FRE French (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Carillonne !", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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