Keinutan kaikua, Op.11 No.6 (Kuula, Toivo)

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Sheet Music


Icon US-flag.png Original Version PDF file, Typeset by Yukaghir   
2 pages, 0.03 MB Uploader: Yukaghir (18 March 2014)   
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General Information

Work Title Keinutan kaikua
Alternative. Title
Composer Kuula, Toivo
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.11 No.6
Key E minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1904 (rev. 1910)
First Performance. 1906-05-30 in Helsinki (original version)
Helsinki conservatory chorus, Toivo Kuula (conductor)

1911-07-01 in Hämeenlinna, Song Festival (revised version)

First Publication. 1910 - Helsinki: Kansanvalistusseura (rev. version)
Librettist Hilja Onerva Lehtinen (1882-1972), as L. Onerva
Language Finnish
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Mixed choir a cappella

Misc. Comments

  • There are 2 somewhat different manuscripts of the original version. The piece was intended for the Mixed Choir of Workers Union in Vaasa. Kuula was conducting that choir between 1903 and 1905.