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Nachklang (Echo)
Ich sah als Khabe Blumen bluhn (When a boy I saw the flowers blooming)
THE ECHO in the first song is a sorrowful afterthought of the golden hours that are past.
In the next song the same poet, Klaus Groth , makes the same moan . again—' Where now is the glory of my youth ? ' This kind of mental helplessness sadly afflicts Ger
' man poetry.
Brahms, like our Stanford, Vaughan Williams , and Holst, was fond of arranging the folk-songs of his country. One of the most exquisite and most popular of these ' arrangements ' is the little song about the Sandman who comes round
- about dusk and - drops sand into children's eyes and sends them to sleep.
The Serenade, also n. folk-song, has an unassuming tune with a very pretty phrase coming in at the end of each verse like an afterthought.


Sung By: Dale Smith
Unknown: Khabe Blumen
Unknown: Klaus Groth
Unknown: Vaughan Williams

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