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Frühling

Language: German

In dämmrigen Grüften
träumte ich lang
von deinen Bäumen und blauen Lüften,
von deinem Duft und Vogelsang. 

Nun liegst du erschlossen
in Gleiß und Zier,
von Licht übergossen
wie ein Wunder vor mir. 

Du [kennest]1 mich wieder,
du [lockest]2 mich zart,
es zittert durch all meine Glieder
deine selige Gegenwart!



Translation(s): ENG FRE CAT SPA ITA NOR FRI DUT DUT

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1 Strauss: "kennst"
2 Strauss: "lockst"

Submitted by John Versmoren

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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 (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "Spring", copyright ©
    * FRE French (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Printemps", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * CAT Catalan (Salvador Pila) , title 1: "La primavera", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * SPA Spanish (Abel Alamillo Fernández) , title 1: "Primavera", copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * ITA Italian (Francesco Campanella) , title 1: "Primavera", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * NOR Norwegian (Bokmål) (Marianne Beate Kielland) , title 1: "Vår", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * FRI Frisian [singable] (Geart van der Meer) , title 1: "Maityd", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * DUT Dutch (Geart van der Meer) , title 1: "Voorjaar", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * DUT Dutch (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Lente", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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