4 Lieder, Op.52 (Berger, Wilhelm)

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General Information

Work Title Vier Lieder
Alternative. Title
Composer Berger, Wilhelm
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.52
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWB 2
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 songs
1. Was klappert im House so laut?
2. Still mein Kind
3. Mutter und Kind
4. Weihnachtslied (D major)
Text Incipit see below
3. Malerisch ein Hüttchen liegt
4. Vom Himmel in die tiefsten Klüfte
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1892 or before
First Publication. 1892 - Leipzig: Rudolf Dietrich, Plate J.R. 151-54
Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1892), p.305
Librettist see below
1. Adelbert von Chamisso
2. Willatzen, after folksongs
3. Hans Christian Andersen or Peter von Willatzen after folksongs (or Andersen after folksongs and Willatzen translating Andersen)
4. Theodor Storm
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
Primary Sources D-MEIr B I 3,8 M.M.XI 5-1640 (parts of Berger's voice-orchestra arrangement of no.3)