The Little Sandman (West, John Ebenezer)

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Work Title The Little Sandman
Alternative. Title
Composer West, John Ebenezer
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJW 9
Key C major / F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1911
First Publication. 1911 ca.
Librettist William Gurney Rothery (1858-1930)
Language English
Dedication George Risley, Esq, and Bristol Royal Orpheus Glee Society
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation male chorus (TTBB)

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This is a German folksong, also set by, among others, Johannes Brahms.

See: 15 Volkskinderlieder, WoO 31 (Brahms, Johannes)