O freudenreicher Tag (Fuchs, Robert)


Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Ralph Theo Misch
Ralph Theo Misch (2010/12/8)

Editor Commitee commissioned by Kaiser Wilhelm II.
Publisher. Info. Volksliederbuch für Gemischten Chor. Partitur. Erster Band
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(1915). Plate 9905.
Misc. Notes Scanned at 600dpi grayscale, converted to monochrome.
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General Information

Work Title O freudenreicher Tag
Alternative. Title Die Hirten an der Krippe
Composer Fuchs, Robert
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Librettist German folksong, before 1855
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices a cappella (SATB)

Misc. Comments

Melody and text are from an old Geman folksong (carol). Fuchs made an arrangement for 4 mixed voices.