The Months (Cowen, Frederic Hymen)

Contents

Sheet Music

Scores

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

PDF scanned by Albion
Albion (2012/2/1)

Editor The composer
Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Co., 1912. Plate 13656a-d
Copyright
Misc. Notes 300 dpi [Currently lacking Book 4]
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
PMLP308481-Cowen - The Months, Book 1, No.1 January (Lullaby for the New Year).pdf
Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title The Months
Alternative. Title Twelve Sketches for the Pianoforte [or Orchestra]
Composer Cowen, Frederic Hymen
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 movements
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1912
First Performance. 1912?
First Publication. 1912
Dedication To my friend Teresa Carreno
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 flutes (1 doubling piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, glockenspiel, harp, strings

Misc. Comments

Published for piano in four books, each containing three pieces: Book 1 (January - Lullaby for the New Year, February - St Valentine - Flirtations, March - Boreas); Book 2 (April - In Springtime, May - Italian Serenade, June - Birds); Book 3 (July - Butterflies, August - Midday Reverie, September - Harvest Home); Book 4 (October - Autumn Evening Song, November - Civic Procession in the Olden Time, December - Christmas Morn).

Also conceived for full orchestra. Autograph full score containing all twelve movements: London RCM, MS 5058j (dated 1912-12-7).

Several movements also published for full orchestra by Novello & Co., ca. 1914-1925.