Die Nachtigall, Op. 59, No. 4 (Felix Mendelssohn)

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Editor: Fernando Gómez Jácome (submitted 2004-07-03).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 68 kB   Copyright: Personal
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Editor: Rafael Ornes (submitted 1999-04-05).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 56 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: Die Nachtigall, Op. 59, No. 4
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SecularPartsong

Language: German
Instruments: A cappella

Published: Mendelssohn's Werke (1874-77)


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Original text and translations

German.png German text

Die Nachtigall
Die Nachtigall, sie war entfernt
der Frühling lockt sie wieder;
was neues hat sie nicht gelernt,
singt alte liebe Lieder.

transcribed by Goethe

English.png English text

The Nightingale
The nightingale had gone afar;
Spring summons her back.
She has learned nothing new;
She sings the old beloved songs.