Listen to German Poetry

Hear a selection of poems in German by famous German poets on the four seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter!

"Vorfrühling" - Hugo von Hofmannsthal Audio File

"Vorfrühling" - Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Spring: Classical German poetry by major German authors: Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874 - 1929) "Vorfrühling"

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"Neuer Frühling" - Theodor Storm Audio File

"Neuer Frühling" - Theodor Storm

Spring: Classical German poetry by major German authors: Theodor Storm (1817 - 1888) "Neuer Frühling"

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"Frühling lässt sein blaues Band" - Eduard Mörike Audio File

"Frühling lässt sein blaues Band" - Eduard Mörike

Spring: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Frühling lässt sein blaues Band" - Eduard Mörike

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"Sommerbild" - Christian Friedrich Hebbel Audio File

"Sommerbild" - Christian Friedrich Hebbel

Summer: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Sommerbild" - Christian Friedrich Hebbel

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"Der Sommer" - Friedrich Hölderlin Audio File

"Der Sommer" - Friedrich Hölderlin

Summer: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Der Sommer" - Friedrich Hölderlin

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"Sommergesang" - Paul Gerhardt Audio File

"Sommergesang" - Paul Gerhardt

Summer: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Sommergesang" - Paul Gerhardt

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"Herbstlied" - Johann Ludwig Tieck Audio File

"Herbstlied" - Johann Ludwig Tieck

Autumn: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Herbstlied" - Johann Ludwig Tieck

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"Herbsttag" - Rainer Maria Rilke Audio File

"Herbsttag" - Rainer Maria Rilke

Autumn: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Herbsttag" - Rainer Maria Rilke

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"Im Herbst" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Audio File

"Im Herbst" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Autumn: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Im Herbst" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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"Vereinsamt" - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Audio File

"Vereinsamt" - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Winter: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Vereinsamt" - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

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"Winterlied" - Joseph von Eichendorff Audio File

"Winterlied" - Joseph von Eichendorff

Winter: Classical German poetry by major German authors: "Winterlied" - Joseph von Eichendorff

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German Poems

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