Tears, Idle Tears, WoO.52A (Raff, Joachim)


Sheet Music


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Massenetique (2012/3/6)

Editor William George Cusins (1833-1893)
Publisher. Info. Songs from the Published Writings of Alfred Tennyson. Set to Music by Various Composers.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1880.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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General Information

Work Title Tears, Idle Tears
Alternative. Title
Composer Raff, Joachim
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WoO 52a.
Key 1. G minor
2. F minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 settings
First Publication. 1879
Librettist Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice, Piano
External Links *Discussion at Unsungcomposers.com

Misc. Comments

Tentative WoO: WoO52a. See Unsungcomposers link. (Will appear as WoO-catalogue no. in the Raff.org website next month 4/2012 I gather.) First published in Britain in 1879 - the 1880 publication is 2nd, not first, apparently (more or less.)