Hermann Berens d.ä. (1826−1880)

Quatre Romances sans paroles (Sånger without words)

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No. 1: Con moto - Arioso con molto espressione - Con moto
No. 2: Andante con anima
No. 3: Andantino expressivo
No. 4: Allegro agitato ma non troppo

  • Year of composition: Year of composition uncertain (the pieces were published in 1853)
  • Work category: Piano
  • Dedication: "à Madame la Baronne Sophie Reuterskiöld née Aminoff" (according to the printed sheet music)
  • Duration: Approx. 10-15 min

Examples of printed editions

Abr. Hirsch, Ed. no. 561

Description of work

No. 1: Con moto - Arioso con molto espressione - Con moto B minor - D major 2/4 - 4/4 (C) - 2/4
No. 2: Andante con anima E-flat major 3/4
No. 3: Andantino expressivo E minor - E major 2/4
No. 4: Allegro agitato ma non troppo A minor 6/8