24 Preludes, Op.55 (Niemann, Walter)

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Editor First edition
Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Kahnt, 1918. Plate 7974-7997.
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Work Title 24 Preludes
Alternative. Title
Composer Niemann, Walter
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.55
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWN 66
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 24 preludes (in 2 books of 12):
  • Book 1
    1. Zu frohem Beginn (C major)
    2. Abend in Sevilla (Spanisches Tanzlied) (A minor)
    3. Bach im Grünen (G major)
    4. Nebelgestalten (E minor)
    5. Ein Traum (D major)
    6. Grübeln und Sinnen (B minor)
    7. Stilles Glück (A major)
    8. Die drei Hirten (F minor)
    9. Plaudernder Wasserfall (E major)
    10. Am Grabe Robert Schumanns (C minor)
    11. Widmung (B major)
    12. Herbstgedanken (G minor)
  • Book 2
    13. Mit festlichem Pomp (G major)
    14. Nächtlicher Trauerzug (E minor)
    15. Des Abends (D major)
    16. Fliehende Schatten (B minor)
    17. Mägdlein mit den blonden Haaren (A major)
    18. Hart auf hart! (F minor)
    19. An Adolph Henselt (E major)
    20. Aus einem alten Klavierbüchlein (C minor)
    21. Zwiegespräch (B major)
    22. Zorn (G minor)
    23. Ohne Rast, ohne Ruh (F major)
    24. Klage (D minor)
First Publication. 1918 – Leipzig: C.F. Kahnt
Dedication Herrn Professor Robert Teichmüller (1863-1939) zugeeignet.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano