6 Chansons (Hindemith, Paul)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Schott & Co. Ltd., 1939.
Reissued - New York: Associated Music Publishers, 1943. Plate 19432 (I-VI)
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Misc. Notes 600 dpi. English Translation by Elaine de Sinçay had to be removed due to her translation being possibly copyrighted. Birth and death dates are unknown for her as of writing this.
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Work Title Six Chansons
Alternative. Title Six chansons pour choeur mixte
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 songs
I. La Birche (The Doe): Moderato e dolce (= 72-80)
II. Un Cygne (A Swan): Lento (= 60-66)
III. Puisque tout passe (Since all is passing): Vivo (♩‧ = 108-112)
IV. Printemps (Springtime): Moderato (♩‧ = 66-72)
V. En Hiver (In Winter): Pesante (= 60)
VI. Verger (Orchard): Gay (= 100-108)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1939-09-(10-13), Bluche
First Performance. 1939 Fall, Amsterdam
First Publication. 1943 (as a single edition)
Librettist Rainer Maria Rilke (1875–1926)
Language French, English
Dedication Dem Anreger dieser Walliser Lieder, Georges Haenni zur Erinnerung an den Sommer 1939
Average DurationAvg. Duration 8 minutes (whole work)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Mixed Chorus (SATB)
External Links Hindemith Foundation