Klage um Ali Bey, D.140 (Schubert, Franz)


Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Aldona Jones
Aldona Jones (2008/4/15)

Editor Josef Gänsbacher (1829-1911)
Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857–1929)
Publisher. Info. Franz Schubert's Werke, Serie 18, No.6
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1884-1897. Plate F.S. ?.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, No.1066, n.d.(1933).
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General Information

Work Title Klage um Ali Bey, D.140
Alternative. Title Lament for Ali Bey
Composer Schubert, Franz
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. D.140
Key eb-minor
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1815
First Publication. 1850
Librettist Matthias Claudius (1740-1815)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Three female voices (or female choir) SSA and piano

Misc. Comments

This piece exists also in a version as a song, D 496A (November 1816 ?), first printed in the "Neue Schubert Ausgabe" 1968. Two copies are scored for TTB without piano.