Der arme Peter (Söderman, August)

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IS (2016/8/22)

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Editor Axel Helmer
Publisher. Info. Stockholm: Svensk Samfundet för musikforskning Edition Reimers AB, 1981. Plate ER 40110
Reprinted Stockholm: SMH, 2015.
Misc. Notes Is the 1981 Svensk Samfundet a reprint-or-typeset from the holograph or from the 1870 Abraham Hirsch score?
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General Information

Work Title Der arme Peter
Alternative. Title Poor Peter
Composer Söderman, August
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAS 3
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Der Hans und die Grete tanzen herum. Moderato (E major)
  2. In meiner Brust, da sitzt ein Weh. Andante appassionato (A minor)
  3. Der arme Peter wankt vorbei. Moderato (E minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1857-4-20
First Publication. 1870 (or earlier) (see below)
Librettist Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 5-10 minutes (each? as a whole?)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
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Published in 1870? See Svensk bokhandelstidning, Issues 1-52 (Issue 1, 7 Jan. 1871 issue, p.6).

(Page 5 notes that the scores listed on p.6 were published between July and December 1870.)