Der Galgenritt (Hindemith, Paul)

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Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Schott & Co. Ltd., 1950. Plate 37535.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi.
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General Information

Work Title The Demon of the Gibbet
Alternative. Title Männerchöre: The Demon of the Gibbet
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement, 5 sections
Very fast [Sehr lebhaft] (Half note.png ‧ = 144)/broad [breit]/a tempo/broad [breit] -
a tempo/Slower, mysteriously [langsamer, geheimnisvoll] -
a tempo/Slower, mysteriously [langsamer, geheimnisvoll] -
a tempo/Same tempo, mysteriously [Gleiches Zeitmaß, geheimnisvoll] -
a tempo/broad [breit]
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1949-04-29, New Haven
First Performance. 1949 June in London, Yale-Glee Club
Marshall Bartholomew (conductor)
First Publication. 1950
Librettist Fitz-James O'Brien (1828-1862) with translation by the composer in German
Language English, German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3–4 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation male chorus (TBB)
External Links Hindemith Foundation