Songs for Solo Voice and Piano: (Sheet Music)

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Although better known for his symphonies, sonatas, quartets, and other instrumental forms, Beethoven was an important composer of songs during a key formative period of the genre. This collection features the vast majority of his songs — 71 of 90 — including such recital favorites as "Adelaide," "Wonne der Wehmuth," and "Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur," plus all the songs in the famous cycle, "An die ferne Geliebte" ("To the Distant Beloved"), which is regarded as the first...
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Overview


Although better known for his symphonies, sonatas, quartets, and other instrumental forms, Beethoven was an important composer of songs during a key formative period of the genre. This collection features the vast majority of his songs — 71 of 90 — including such recital favorites as "Adelaide," "Wonne der Wehmuth," and "Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur," plus all the songs in the famous cycle, "An die ferne Geliebte" ("To the Distant Beloved"), which is regarded as the first true song cycle by a major composer.
This compilation includes new English prose translations for all song texts, in addition to a list of source poets, glossary, and other editorial apparatus. The songs and music are reproduced from the authoritative Breitkopf & Härtel editions.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486251257
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 5/17/2012
  • Series: Dover Song Collections Series
  • Edition description: Breitkopf & Hartel edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 9.01 (w) x 11.94 (h) x 0.43 (d)

Table of Contents

An die Hoffnung (Op. 32)
Adelaide (Op. 46)
Sechs Lieder von Gellert (Op. 48)
1. Bitten
2. Die Liebe des Nächsten
3. Vom Tode
4. Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur
5. Gottes Macht und Vorsehung
6. Busslied
Acht Gesänge and Lieder (Op. 52)
1. Urians Reise um die Welt
2. Feuerfarb'
3. Das Liedchen von der Ruhe
4. Mailied
5. Mollys Abschied
6. Lied
7. Marmotte
8. Das Blümchen Wunderhold
Sechs Gesäng (Op. 52)
1. Mignon
2. "Neue Liebe, neues Leben"
3. Aus Goethe's Faust
4. Gretels Warnung
5. An den fernen Geliebten
6. Der Zufriedene
Vier Arietten und ein Duett (Op. 82)
1. Hoffnung
2. Liebeds-Klage
3. L'amante impaziente
4. L'amante impaziente
5. Lebens-Genuss
Drei Gesänge (Op. 83)
1. Wonne der Wehmuth
2. Sehnsucht
3. Mit einem gemalten Band
Das Glück der Freundschaft (Op. 88)
An die Hoffnung (Op. 94)
"An die ferne Geliebte, Nos. 1-6 (Op.98)"
Der Mann von Wort (Op. 99)
Merkenstein (Op. 100)
Der Kuss (Op. 128)
Schilderung eines Mädchens (WoO 107)
An einen Säugling WoO 108)
Abschiedsgesang an Wien's Bürger (WoO 121)
Kriegslied der Oesterreicher (WoO 122)
Der freie Mann (WoO 117)
Opferlied (WoO 126)
Der Wachtelschalag (WoO 129)
Als die Geliebte sich trennen wollte (WoO132)
Lied aus der Ferne (WoO 137)
Der Jügling in der Fremde (WoO 138)
Der Liebende (WoO 139)
Sehnsucht (WoO 146)
Des Krieger's Abschied WoO 143)
Der Bardengeist (WoO 142)
Ruf vom Berge (WoO 147)
An die Geliebte (two versions; WoO 140)
So oder so (WoO 148)
Das Geheimniss (WoO 145)
Resignation (WoO 149)
Abendlied unter'm gestirnten Himmel (Woo 150)
Andenken (WoO 136)
Ich liebe dich (WoO 123)
Sehnsucht (four versions; WoO 134)
La partenza (WoO 124)
In questa tomba oscura (WoO 133)
Seufzer eines Ungeliebten/Gegenliebe (WoO 118)
Die Laute Klage (WoO135)
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