Über das Frühjahr (Hindemith, Paul)

This work is likely not in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1922, plus renewal or "restoration" under the GATT/TRIPS amendments), nor in the EU and those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years. However, it is public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted) and in other countries (China, Japan, S. Korea) where the copyright term is life+50 years.

Please obey the copyright laws of your country. IMSLP does not assume any sort of legal responsibility or liability for the consequences of downloading files that are not in the public domain in your country.

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Schissel
Sallen112 (2015/5/25)

Editor First edition?
Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, 1930. Plate 32545.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi. Raw scans assisted by Schissel. Possibly First Edition?
Javascript is required for this feature.
Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Über das Frühjahr
Alternative. Title Männerchöre: Über das Frühjahr
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement, 2 sections
Lebhafte Halbe (Half note.png ‧ = etwas92/Etwas breiter/Breit -
Ruhig (= 66-72)/Breit/Wenig lebhafter (= bis 76)/Gehalten/
Wieder bewegt/Sehr breit/noch breiter werden/Wieder bewegter/
Langsamer/Sehr langsam und frei
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1929
First Performance. 1930-06 in Mannheim
Schubertbund, Alfred Wassermann (conductor)
First Publication. 1929-12-15
Librettist Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation men's chorus (TTBB)
External Links Hindemith Foundation