Dichtung und Wahrheit (1970)

• Tenor voice and flute. [German] 6¼′

―by Dean Crocker

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Setting of four short poems by Goethe.

Lied des Lynkeus
Zum Sehen geboren,
Zum Schauen bestellt.
Dem Turme geschworen,
Gefällt mir die Welt…

Wie herrlich leuchtet
Mir die Natur!
Wie glänzt die Sonne!
Wie lacht die Flur!…

Fetter grüne, du Laub,
Am Rebengeländer
Hier mein Fenster herauf!…

Wanderers Nachtlied
Über allen Gipfeln
Ist Ruh.
In allen Wipfeln Spürest du kaum einen Hauch;…

—Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749‒1832)

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