August Söderman (1832−1876)

Der schwarze Ritter. Ballade von Uhland [The Black Knight]

  • Year of composition: Stockholm 5 March 1874 (according to Monumenta Musicae Sveciae: 11)
  • Work category: Orchestral works in one movement
  • Text author: [Ludvig] Uhland
  • Duration: Approx. 10-15 min

Instrumentation

2*.2.2.2 / 2.2.3.1 / timp, perc / str
(picc)
perc: piatti, petit tambour

Solo voices/choir

Bass

Examples of printed editions

Monumenta Musicae Sveciae: 11, Edition Reimers AB, ER 40110 (for voice and piano)
Huss & Beer, Stockholm, Ed. no. 320 (for voice and piano)

Location for score and part material

Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Orchestral score by J. P. Carstensen (dated 29 March 1887, according to Jeanson, Gunnar: 'August Söderman. En svensk tondiktares liv och verk', 1926), transcription by Möller

Description of work

Ziemlich langsam E major 3/4


Libretto/text

Pfingsten war, das Fest der Freude