2 Songs, Op.31 (Elgar, Edward)



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Editor First edition
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., 1900. Plate H. 2932.
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General Information

Work Title 2 Songs
Alternative. Title
Composer Elgar, Edward
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.31
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEE 78
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 songs:
  1. After
  2. A Song of Flight
Text Incipit see below
  1. A little time for laughter
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1895
First Performance. 1900-03-02 — London, St. James' Hall: Harry Plunket Greene, baritone
First Publication. 1900 – London: Boosey & Co.
Librettist see below
  1. Philip Bourke Marston (1850-1887)
  2. Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano