Database of manuscripts

Work

  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Years: 07.08.1930 - 21.01.2017
  • Title: Songs About Song and the Singer
  • Parallel title or titles: Five Estonian Lyric Folk Songs
  • Genre: Works for female choir a cappella
  • Instrumentation: 2 altos, female choir
  • Number of movements: 5
  • Titles of movements:

    1. Sing As Long As You Live (Sing, Sing, Little Mouth) (Tõstamaa) (Dedicated to Ingrid Rüütel)
    2. The Singer's Childhood (Põlva)(Dedicated to Olli Kõiva) (1966)
    3. Songs Learned at Work (Kolga-Jaani) (Dedicated to Ruth Mirov)
    4. Sad Singer (Kuusalu) (Dedicated to Jaan Kaplinski)
    5. Singing Together (Forest Between Maidens) (Dedicated to Jaan Tooming)

  • Text: folklore
  • Incipit (lyrics): Laula, laula, suukene, liigu, linnukeelekene
  • Publisher: Fennica Gehrman
  • Year: 1971.

Manuscripts


  • Type of manuscript: Author manuscript
  • Sort: Score
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: Songs About Song and the Singer
  • Number of pages: 20
  • Date: 1971
  • Status: Finished
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_8336 M 318:2/197
  • Additional notes: Not corrected, not to be used for performance

  • Type of manuscript: Author manuscript
  • Sort: Score
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: Songs About Song and the Singer
  • Number of pages: 20
  • Date: 1.-6.07.1971
  • Status: Finished
  • Draft: Yes
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_8336 M 318:2/197
  • Additional notes: Lyrics revised by Ruth Mirov

  • Type of manuscript: Author manuscript
  • Sort: Score
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: Songs About Song and the Singer
  • Number of pages: 20
  • Date: 1971
  • Status: Finished
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_8336 M 318:2/197

  • Type of manuscript: Author manuscript
  • Sort: Choral score, Score
  • Composer: Tormis, Veljo
  • Work: Songs About Song and the Singer
  • Number of pages: 9
  • Date:
  • Status: Finished
  • Status: Unfinished
  • Draft: Yes
  • Location: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
  • Number: ETMM_ M 318:2/TA16
  • Additional notes: partly without text

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