The May Queen (Rohbock, Henry)


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Schissel (2014/3/16)

Engraver s.l.: [L.W.?] Webb.
Publisher. Info. Baltimore: F.D. Benteen, 1844. Plate 421.
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General Information

Work Title The May Queen
Alternative. Title Youth, Spring & Flowers
Composer Rohbock, Henry
Key C major (high voice?)
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Text Incipit Flowers, spring and young days, how happy we meet
First Publication. 1844 – Baltimore: F.D. Benteen
Librettist Almira Hart Lincoln Phelps (1793–1884)
Language English
Dedication Dr. J. G. Wood
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice, piano

Misc. Comments

See Almira Hart Lincoln Phelps (Wikipedia article). At the time Rohbock may have already been working at the Patapsco Female Institute, which Phelps operated from 1841 to 1855.