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The swallow's farewell = Abschied der Schwalben : o swallow, happy swallow / music by F. Kücken
Alternative Title
Abschied der Schwalben
O swallow, happy swallow.
Kücken, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1810-1882
Mosen, Julius, 1803-1867
Date Created and/or Issued
between 1875 and 1878?
Publication Information
M. Gray ; A Waldteufel
San Francisco (105 Kearny St.) ; Stockton (181 Main St.) ; Portland, O. (103 First St.) : San Jose
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library
California Sheet Music Project
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For soprano, mezzo-soprano, and piano.
Caption title.
Pages [2] and [10] are blank.
From the poem: Ziehende Schwalben / Julius Mosen.
List t.p. illustration: engraving of varied floral bouquet / G. Beals[?]
First line of English text: Give welcome to the swallow.
First line of German text: Die Schwalben, ja die Schwalben.
Record created as part of the California Sheet Music Project.
Sung in English or German.
Bound: No
Variant: No
Illustrated cover: Yes
Advertisements: No
Society of California Pioneers.
1 score ([2], [3]-9, [1] p.) ; 36 x28 cm.
Vocal duets with piano
Nature--Songs and music

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