Deutschlands Auferstehung, Op.100 (Raff, Joachim)


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Kahnt, n.d.[1864]. Plate 922.
Misc. Notes Scan (low-resolution, but still appreciated) provided by Mark Thomas of the Raff Society.
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General Information

Work Title Deutschlands Auferstehung
Alternative. Title Germany's Resurrection. Preisgekrönte Festcantate. Von Müller von der Werra (text) ; Festkantate zu dem fünzigjährigen Jubiläum der deutschen Völkerschlacht bei Leipzig
Composer Raff, Joachim
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.100
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement in 4 sections
Introduction Andante (C minor)
Allegro non troppo (C major)
Larghetto con moto
Allegro vigoroso
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1862–63
First Performance. 1865 March 11 in Königsberg
Heinrich Landien, conductor
First Publication. 1864 – Leipzig: Kahnt
Librettist Friedrich Konrad Müller (1823–1881)
Language German
Dedication "for the fifty year's jubilee of the German people's battle at Leipzig"
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Men's chorus, orchestra: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns (2 tuned in C, 2 in F), 2 trumpets (C), 3 trombones, timpani, strings

Misc. Comments

Premiere and other information from Thomas (2012), page 183. (Some of it available @