3 Volkstexte, Op.17 (Webern, Anton)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1955. Plate U.E. 12272.
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Editor Henry Cowell (1897-1965)
Publisher. Info. New Music, A Quarterly of Modern Compositions, Vol.4 (No.1)
San Francisco: New Music, 1930.
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General Information

Work Title 3 Volkstexte
Alternative. Title
Composer Webern, Anton
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.17
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAW 42
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 songs:
  1. Armer Sünder, Du
  2. Liebste Jungfrau, wir sind dein
  3. Heiland, Unsre Missetaten
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1924-25
First Publication. 1930 (#2)

1955 (both)

Librettist Peter Rosegger (1843-1918)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, clarinet, bass clarinet, violin (also viola)
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