First Part of Rhapsodia from 'Levana and Our ladies of Sorrow' (Dieren, Bernard van)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. London: Oxford University Press, 1925.
Misc. Notes The French translation is by Michel Dimitri Calvocoressi (1877-1944).
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General Information

Work Title First Part of Rhapsodia from 'Levana and Our ladies of Sorrow'
Alternative. Title These are the sorrows
Composer Dieren, Bernard van
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1917
First Publication. 1925
Librettist Thomas de Quincey (1785-1859)
Language English
Dedication John Goss
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano

Misc. Comments

The original 1917 scoring of this song was for voice and string quartet, but that version was not published during the composer's life, and the score is currently lost. Van Dieren's manuscript for the voice/piano version is undated, but that version was published by OUP in 1925.