Database of manuscripts

Work

  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Years: 07.08.1930 - 21.01.2017
  • Title: Melancholy Songs
  • Genre: Works for voice(s) and other instrument(s)
  • Instrumentation: mezzo soprano, string quintet
  • Number of movements: 3
  • Titles of movements:
    1. The Singer's Childhood (folk song from Põlva county)
    2. Maiden's Sorrow (folk song from Karksi)
    3. Orphan's Lament (folk song from Kanepi)
  • Text: folklore, edited by Ruth Mirov and Olli Kõiva
  • Incipit (lyrics): Kui ma ol´li väiko-kõnõ, alle-aa, alle-aa, kas´vi ma sis kauni-kõnõ, alle-aa, alle-aa, ol´li üte üü vannu
  • Publisher: Muusika
  • Year: 1990/1995.

Manuscripts


  • Type of manuscript: Photo copy
  • Sort: Score
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: Melancholy Songs
  • Number of pages: 28
  • Date: 1979/1990/1995
  • Status: Finished
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_9733 M 318:2/39

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