4 Letzte Lieder, TrV 296 (Strauss, Richard)

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Im Abendrot (No.4)

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Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, 1950. Plates B. & H. 16920-21.
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Arranger Max Wolff (1885-1954), piano reduction
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, 1950. Plate B. & H. 16,925.
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Misc. Notes English text by Michael Hamburger (1924-1997), removed.
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Work Title Vier letzte Lieder
Alternative. Title 4 Last Songs
Composer Strauss, Richard
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. TrV 296
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 songs:
  1. Frühling
  2. September
  3. Beim Schlafengehen
  4. Im Abendrot
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1948-49
First Publication. 1950
Librettist Various:
1–3. Hermann Hesse (1877-1962)
4. Joseph von Eichendorff (1788-1857)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voice: soprano
Orchestra: piccolo, 3 flutes (3rd also 2nd piccolo), 2 oboes, English horn,
2 clarinets (B/A), bass clarinet (B), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon,
4 horns (F/E/D), 3 trumpets (C/E/F), 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, celesta, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive
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