20 Irish Songs, WoO 153 (Beethoven, Ludwig van)



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Publisher. Info. Ludwig van Beethovens Werke, Serie 24:
Lieder mit Pianoforte, Violine und Violoncell, Nr.262

Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[n.d.[1865]]. Plate B.262.
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O might I but my Patrick love (No.16)

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Translator Kira Strom (18..-19..), Russian text
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, 1931. Plate М. 11066 Г.
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The kiss, dear maid, thy lip has left (No.9)

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General Information

Work Title 20 Irish Songs
Alternative. Title 20 Irische Lieder
Composer Beethoven, Ludwig van
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WoO 153
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILB 99
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 20 songs:
  1. Duet - When eve’s last rays. Andante con molto, espressivo (E major)
  2. No riches from his scanty store. Amoroso con moto (D major)
  3. The British Light Dragoons. Vivace scherzando (D major)
  4. Since greybeards inform us. Allegretto scherzando (G minor)
  5. Duet - I dream’d I lay where flow’rs were springing. Andantino (C minor)
  6. Sad and luckless was the season. Andante affettuoso e semplice assai (E major)
  7. O soothe me, my lyre. Andantino grazioso (G minor)
  8. Norah of Balamagairy. Allegretto grazioso (F major)
  9. The kiss, dear maid, thy lip has left. Andante amoroso e teneramente (E major)
  10. Duet - Oh! thou hapless soldier. Andante con molto, espressivo (F major)
  11. When far from the home. Andantino amoroso (C minor)
  12. I’ll praise the Saints. Andantino (G minor)
  13. ’Tis sunshine at last. Andantino grazioso (G major)
  14. Paddy O’Rafferty. Allegretto scherzando (G major)
  15. ’Tis but in vain. Andante amoroso, languidamente (F major)
  16. O might I but my Patrick love. Andante amoroso con espressione teneramente (E major)
  17. Come, Darby dear. Allegretto più tosto vivace (A major)
  18. No more, my Mary. Andante amoroso con molto espressivo (E major)
  19. Judy, lovely, matchless creature. Andante amoroso (B major)
  20. Thy ship must sail. Andante con espressione (D minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1814–16
First Publication. 1814-16 in A Select Collection of Original Irish Airs
reissued in Thomson's Select Melodies of Scotland, Ireland and Wales
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 1 or 2 voices, violin, cello, piano
Related Works 25 Irish Songs, WoO 152
12 Irish Songs, WoO 154