Andreas Hallén (1846−1925)

Traumkönig und sein Lieb [piano reduction]

opus 12

  • Year of composition: Year of composition uncertain (on the sheet music it says 1877, which is likely the year it was printed)
  • Work category: Mixed choir and instruments
  • Text author: ‘Dichtung von Em. Geibel’ (according to Fritzsch's printed sheet music)
  • Dedication: ‘Herrn Grosshändler James J. Dickson, Comthur, Ritter hoher Orden etc. dankbar gewidmet’ (according to the printed music)
  • Arrangement/revision: ‘Clavierauszug mit Text vom Componisten’ (according to Fritzsch's printed sheet music)
  • Duration: Approx. 15-20 min



Solo voices/choir


Examples of printed editions

E.W. Fritzsch, Leipzig, Ed. no. E.W.F.323.L.

Description of work

Sehr mässig - Moderato E major - B major - D major -C major - E major 6/8 - 4/4 (C) - 6/8

Work comment

According to Fritzsch's printed edition the work is written ‘für Solo, Chor und grosses Orchester'


Süss schlummert das Mädchen im Kämmerlein,
Gebettet auf reimlichem Pfühle