Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op.52 (Brahms, Johannes)

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For Voices and Piano 4 hands (Composer)

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Performers Ensemberlino Vocale / Ulrich Kaiser (conductor)
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Misc. Notes Recorded 1992-1994, Berlin
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Performers Seattle Chamber Singers, Orchestra Seattle
Stephen Rogers Radcliffe (conductor)
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Publisher. Info. Berlin: Simrock'sche Musikhandlung, n.d.[1869]. Plate 364.
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Publisher. Info. Moscow: P. Jurgenson, n.d. Plate 20527.
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Editor Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857-1929)
Publisher. Info. Johannes Brahms: Sämtliche Werke, Band 20:
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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1926-27. Plate J.B. 104.
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Arranger Composer
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, No.4439, 1938. Plate 11392.
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Misc. Notes 600 dpi. Page size is 7.420 x 10.632 inches. See Neue Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op.65 No.9 for No.6 of this score collection.
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For Voices and Orchestra (Composer and Sargeant)

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Arranger Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)
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Arranger Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, n.d.[1889]. Plate 9198.
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For Voices and Piano

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Language German / English
Translator Natalia Macfarren (1826-1916), English text
Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, n.d.[1881]. Plate 7522
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For Piano 4 hands (Brahms)

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Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, 1874. Plate 7523.
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Editor Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857-1929)
Publisher. Info. Johannes Brahms: Sämtliche Werke, Band 12:
Werke für Klavier zu vier Händen
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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1926-27. Plate J.B. 47.
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For Piano solo (Kirchner)

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Arranger Theodor Kirchner (1823–1903)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, n.d.(1881). Plate 8194
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General Information

Work Title Liebeslieder Waltzes
Alternative. Title Liebeslieder-Walzer ; Love-Song Waltzes
Composer Brahms, Johannes
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.52
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 18 pieces
  1. Rede, Mädchen, allzu liebes. Im Ländler-Tempo
  2. Am Gesteine rauscht die Flut
  3. O die Frauen
  4. Wie des Abends schöne Röthe
  5. Die grüne Hopfenranke
  6. Ein kleiner, hübscher Vogel nahm. Grazioso
  7. Wohl schön bewandt
  8. Wenn so lind dein Augen mir
  9. Am Donaustrande
  10. O wie sanft die Quelle
  11. Nein, est ist nicht auszukommen
  12. Schlosser auf, und mache Schlösser
  13. Vögelein durchrauscht die Luft
  14. Sieh, wie ist die Welle klar
  15. Nachtigall, sie singt so schön
  16. Ein dunkeler Schacht ist Liebe. Lebhaft
  17. Nicht wandle, mein Licht. Mit Ausdruck
  18. Es bebet das Gesträuche. Lebhaft
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1869
First Publication. 1869 (October) – Berlin: N. Simrock
Librettist Georg Friedrich Daumer (1800–1875), after traditional folksongs
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, piano 4-hands:
soprano, alto, tenor, bass, piano 4-hands (Nos. 1, 2, 5, 6, 8 to 12, 15, 16 and 18)
tenor, bass, piano 4-hands (Nos.3 and 14)
soprano, alto, piano 4-hands (Nos.4 and 13)
soprano or alto, piano 4-hands (No.7)
tenor, piano 4-hands (No.17)
External Links Wikipedia article
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Version History

  • Composed for vocal quartet and piano 4 hands, 1868–69
  • Arranged for piano 4 hands (without voices) by Brahms, 1874 (first performance in this version: Vienna, 14 November 1874; published in 1874 as "Op.52a"); No.3 exists in two variants.
  • Arranged for vocal quartet and piano 2 hands by Brahms (first published in 1875)
  • Nos.1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9 and 11 were arranged for voices with orchestra by Brahms, 1869–70 (first performance in this version: Vienna, 14 November 1874; first published in 1938)