4 Scottish Songs (Respighi, Ottorino)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1925. Plate U.E. 8320.
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General Information

Work Title 4 Scottish Songs
Alternative. Title
Composer Respighi, Ottorino
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. P.143
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IOR 43
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 songs
  1. When the Kye Come Hame / Kehrt die Herde heim (B minor)
  2. Within a Mile of Edinburgh Town / Vor der Stadt Edinburg (G major)
  3. My Heart's in the Highlands: Air from the Gaelic / Mein Herz ist im Hochland: Schottisches Lied (F major)
  4. The Piper of Dundee / Der Pfeifer von Dundee (A minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1924
First Publication. 1925
Copyright Information While public domain even in the EU, this work remains under copyright in the USA.

In the USA, This item is not in the public domain because it was renewed 28 years after first publication with a proper notice or it was "restored" to copyright status via a Notice of Intent to Enforce (NIE) under the provisions of the GATT/TRIPS amendments. It will enter the US public domain on January 1st, 2021.

Librettist Traditional
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voice and Piano