Woodburry-Liederbüchlein (Eisler, Hanns)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Lieder und Kantaten, Bd.6 (pp.52-57)
Leipzig: VEB Breitkopf & Härtel, 1962. Plate D.A.K. 6.
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General Information

Work Title Woodburry-Liederbüchlein
Alternative. Title
Composer Eisler, Hanns
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHE 124
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 20 songs
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1941
First Performance. 1941?
First Publication. 1962
Copyright Information Although purely instrumental selections and arrangements are permitted for this piece items
containing any text by the author(s) listed below cannot be added to the main server until
January 1, 2039. Items with text first published before 1928 or otherwise confirmed as public domain
in the United States can be uploaded to the USA server only.
Librettist the composer (1898-1962) (Nos.1-15, 17-20)
Eduard Mörike (1804-1875) (No.16)
Wieland Herzfelde (1896-1988) (Nos.1-15, 19-20)
Language English (Nos.1-15, 19-20), original German (16-18) and German translation (Nos.1-15, 19-20).
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Woman's choir, piano

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All songs but Nos.16-18 have German translations by Wieland Herzfelde, whose texts are under copyright worldwide.