3 Lieder aus 'Kuhle Wampe', Op.27 (Eisler, Hanns)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Mompou
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Publisher. Info. Lieder und Kantaten, Bd.2 (pp.124-125, 153-155)
Leipzig: VEB Breitkopf & Härtel, 1957. Plate D.A.K. 2.
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General Information

Work Title 3 Lieder aus 'Kuhle Wampe', Op.27
Alternative. Title
Composer Eisler, Hanns
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.27
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1930-1931
First Performance. The film Kuhle Wampe, whose music includes the songs excerpted as Op.27, was released in 1932.
First Publication. 1932 - Vienna: Universal Edition (Nos.1 and 2)
Librettist Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Voice, piano

Misc. Comments

Eisler did not assign an opus number to the film itself, but in addition to these 3 songs, he published a suite of orchestral excerpts from it as his Op.26. Furthermore, it's unclear what the third song in Op.27 is.

Also (originally?) for voice and ensemble.