6 Songs, Op.31 (Boyle, George Frederick)

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by US-R
Schissel (2012/10/22)

PDF scanned by US-R
Schissel (2012/10/22)

Editor First edition
Translator Francis Hueffer (1843–1889)
Käthe Freiligrath-Kroeker (1845–1904)
Emily Pfeiffer (1827–1890)
Poss. John Snodgrass (1850–1888)
Alma Strettell (1856–1939)
Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Co., Ltd., 1909. Plate 12995.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. A bit confusing, but am assuming that the names on the top left of each song are the translators of the Heine texts to English.
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General Information

Work Title 6 Songs
Alternative. Title 6 Songs for Soprano, the words from New Spring by Heinrich Heine
Composer Boyle, George Frederick
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.31
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGB 5
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 songs:
  1. The Blue-Starred Eyes of Springtime
  2. Soft and Gently Through My Soul
  3. What Brings Thee out in the Sweet Spring Night
  4. When by Chance You Cross My Path
  5. Golden Stars Across the Heavens
  6. The Elves' Ride
First Publication. 1909 – London: Novello
Librettist Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)
Language English
Dedication to his wife, born Elise van den Heuvel
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation soprano, piano