Database of manuscripts

Work

  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Years: 07.08.1930 - 21.01.2017
  • Title: The Son of Kalev
  • Genre: Works for mixed choir and orchestra
  • Instrumentation: tenor, baritone, mixed choir, symphony orchestra: 3322, 4331, percussion, harp, strings
  • Number of movements: 6
  • Titles of movements:

    1. The Singer
    2. Kalevipoeg's Plowing
    3. Kalevipoeg at his Father’s Grave
    4. Journeying to Battle
    5. Kalevipoeg Chained to a Boulder
    6. Far off I See Home Grow Larger

  • Text: Estonian national epic "Kalevipoeg", selections made by Lea Tormis, Paul-Eerik Rummo, Veljo Tormis
  • Incipit (lyrics): Sõna laulik lausa suuga, lausa suuga, sõna laulik lausa suuga, sõna laululaevakesta, laululaeva
  • Year: 1956/1959.

Manuscripts


  • Type of manuscript: Author manuscript
  • Sort: Score
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: The Son of Kalev
  • Number of pages: 198
  • Date: 1954-1956/1958/1959
  • Status: Finished
  • Draft: Yes
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_5660 M 318:2/11

  • Type of manuscript: Author manuscript
  • Sort: Piano score
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: The Son of Kalev
  • Number of pages: 126
  • Date: 23.11.1955/11.02.1956
  • Status: Unfinished
  • Draft: Yes
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_12714 M 318:2/12

  • Type of manuscript: Author manuscript
  • Sort: Solo part
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: The Son of Kalev
  • Number of pages: 6
  • Date:
  • Status: Finished
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_12714 M 318:2/12
  • Additional notes: 1. The Singer (tenor´s part), 3. Kalevipoeg at his Father’s Grave (baritone´s part), 4. Journeying to Battle (baritone´s part), 6. Far off I See Home Grow Larger (tenor´s part)

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