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|Work Title||Song of the Viking|
|Composer||Chadwick, George Whitefield|
|Librettist||Louisa T. Cragin (1837–1886)|
|Dedication||Benjamin L. Knapp|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Male chorus (TTBB), piano|
Accompaniment was orchestrated by Chadwick in 1914. Librettist is Mrs. L.T. Craigin. The only information I could locate about her is that she translated one of Bruch's vocal works in 1881 and was listed in Clark's Boston Blue Book in the mid-1880s. She wasn't listed in the 1880 census.
The one published in the 1900s may be a reprint or such ; The World's best music: famous songs and those who made them, Volume 4 claims she died in the 1880s (though may be mistaken.) OTOH, she translated a book as early as 1843...