August Söderman (1832−1876)

Der schwarze Ritter

  • Year of composition: 1874
  • Work category: Voice and orchestra
  • Text author: Ludwig Uhland
  • Arrangement/revision: Orchestrated by
    1) Johannes Peter Carstensen 1887
    2) Ernst Ellberg
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min

Instrumentation

Carstensen's orchestration: 2*.2.2.2 / 2.2.3.1 / timp / str
(picc)
Ellberg's orchestration: 3*.2.2.2 / 4.3.3.1 / timp, perc / str
(picc)

Examples of printed editions

The ballad is printed for song and piano, see ditto

Location for score and part material

Orchestral material to Ellberg's orchestration exists at Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: No score exists in autograph, only piano vocal score.

Description of work

Ziemlich langsam E major 3/4


Libretto/text

Pfingsten war, das Fest der Freude