12 Favourite German Songs (Beresford, Benjamin)

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Publisher. Info. Berlin: sold by H. Frölich, 1800
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General Information

Work Title Twelve Favourite Songs
Alternative. Title Twelve Favourite Songs, with their original music, done into English
Composer Beresford, Benjamin
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. StWV 56/9 (for Sterkel), K.524 (for Mozart)
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 songs:
  1. Anonymous, Hymn to Joy (Masonic Song)
  2. Johann Franz Xaver Sterkel Song (StWV 56/9, Lied Aus der Ferne)
  3. Reichardt, Dithyrambus (not the same as in J.F. Reichardt's Schillers lyrische Gedichte)
  4. Pleyel, Fanny's Worth
  5. Mozart, An Chloe, K.524
  6. Reichardt, Song
  7. Schulz, Song
  8. Schulz, Vernal Love
  9. (not credited), Invitation to Joy
  10. Umlauf, Song
  11. Hiller, Song
  12. Reichardt, Song
First Publication. 1800
Librettist Benjamin Beresford (1750–1819), English text
Language English
Dedication The Princess of Wales
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voice, piano

Navigation etc.

  • Incipits in the original language are in the index on the last page. This may help identifications and therefore, links to the original songs.