This is one of the most popular children's songs in German speaking countries.

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The lyrics are by Ernst Anschütz (1824) - written to the tune of an older folk song.



Many thanks to Ruth Müller for singing this song for us!

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Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Fuchs, du hast die Gans gestohlen

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Ulrike Bernhard for contributing this song, to Maguy Cabrol for translating it into French and to Monique Palomares for creating the midi music. Translation by Mama Lisa and Tatie Monique.

Image comes from: "England Under the House of Hanover" (1848) by Thomas Wright.

Vielen Dank!