Des Dankes Wort sei mir vergönnt, WAB 62 (Bruckner, Anton)


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General Information

Work Title Des Dankes Wort sei mir vergönnt
Alternative. Title Let grant me to say a word of thanks
Composer Bruckner, Anton
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WAB 62
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1845-55 ca. in Sankt Florian
First Publication. 1887 in Vienna
Librettist Ernst von Marinelli (1824-1887)
Language German
Dedication Earl Charles O'Hegerty
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: tenor, bass; male chorus (TTTBB)
External Links Wikipedia article

Misc. Comments

  • The date of composition is not known: 1845 or 1855? The "angel" (Engel), to whom the second strophe refers, could be O'Hegerty's wife, who deceased in 1845, or his son, who deceased in 1854. --Réginald alias Meneerke bloem (To reply) 01:47, 12 July 2016 (EDT)
Secular choruses by Anton Bruckner