2 Lieder, Op.19 (Webern, Anton)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1926.
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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1928. Plate U.E. 9536.
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General Information

Work Title 2 Lieder
Alternative. Title
Composer Webern, Anton
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.19
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAW 26
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 songs:
  1. Weiß wie Lilien, reine Kerzen
  2. Ziehn die Schafe von der Wiese
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1925-26
First Publication. 1928
Librettist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation mixed chorus (SATB), clarinet, bass clarinet, celesta, guitar, violin
External Links Essay (PDF) at the Moldenhauer Archive (Library of Congress) (by Lauriejean Reinhardt)