> It is a German folk song, Der Fröhliche Wanderer (The Happy Wanderer)
> You can find the German lyrics -->
> http://ingeb.org/Lieder/MeinVate.html Here is where the English version
> is --> http://www.lyricstalk.com/read.php?1,64205,64205,quote=1 I
> hate not being able to get the name or lyrics to a song, too.
Actually, it's not a German folk song. It was written after WWII and performed widely by a children's choir. You can find out more on wikipedia under "Happy Wanderer."