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Language: German

Engel freuten sich der Wonne,
jener Wonne,
die der Mittler seiner Mutter,
seinem Freunde sterbend gab.
Abgetrocknet sind nun ihnen1
alle Tränen,
mit den Engeln freun sie sich.

Translation(s): DUT FRE ITA

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1 Ihnen: vervalt enkele malen door de fugatische stemvoering

Submitted by Lau Kanen


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):
    * DUT Dutch [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Duet (sopraan en tenor)", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * FRE French (Guy Laffaille) , "Duo (soprano et ténor)", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * ITA Italian (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Duetto", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2011-06-29.

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Duo (soprano et ténor)

Language: French

Les anges se réjouissent 
de ce bonheur
Que le Sauveur accordent
en mourant sa mère et son ami.

Maintenant toutes leurs larmes 
sont sèches,
Ils se réjouissent avec les anges.

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    * Translation from German to French copyright © 2011 by Guy Laffaille, guy_laffaille (AT) orange (DOT) fr, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. Please contact the copyright-holder(s) when requesting permission to reprint and be sure to give proper credit.

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Text added to the website: 2011-11-06.