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Whenever I hear the song

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

Whenever I hear the song
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  • by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856), no title, appears in Buch der Lieder, in Lyrisches Intermezzo, no. 40 CAT DUT DUT FIN FRE FRE FRE GRE HEB IRI ITA NOR SPA
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Joseph Achron, Edward Agate, Algernon Bennet Langton Ashton, Max Ast, Paul Ayres, Constantin C. von Bach, Catharina Baum, Victor von Brasch, R. von Buddenbrock-Hettersdorff, Gerard Bunk, Cecil Coles, Hugo Dakon, Leopold Damrosch, L. Deland, Frederick Delius, G. A. Demidov, Louis Ehlert, Christian Friedrich Ehrlich, Nathan B. Emanuel, Ernst II, Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, Eugen Eschwege, O. Esfonde, Louis Fanzler, Zdenko Antonín Václav Fibich, Christian Fink, Th[eodor?] Fischer, Adolph Martin Foerster, Robert Franz, Richard Fricke, Siga Garsó, Aleksandr Tikhonovich Gretchaninov, Grigoriev, Friedrich Wilhelm Grund, Alfred Grünfeld, Paul Grüttner, Victor Hansmann, Hans Harthan, Carl Heffner, J. Heinemann, Heinrich Henkel, Robert Hermann, Karl Ludwig Friedrich Hetsch, Marie Hinrichs, Joseph Huber, Sigfrid Karg-Elert, Friedrich Kiel, Bruno Oscar Klein, Oscar Kolbe, Gustav Adolf Kölla, Heinz Kratochwil, G. A. Lang, Per Lasson, Lavrov, F. Lemmer, Theodor Leschetizky, W. J. Otto Lessmann, Ernst Löwenberg, Ernest Nikolayevich Merten, Giacomo Meyerbeer, Ferdinand Möhring, Wilhelm Carl Mühldorfer, Paufler, Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, Alexander Salomonovich Rasmadse, Martin Roeder, Jakob Rosenhain, Adolf Schimon, Hermann Schreyer, Robert Schumann, Franz Joseph Schütky, L. Schwab, Pyotr Petrovich Sokalsky, Nikolay Aleksandrovich Sokolov, M. Spiro, Oscar Strasnoy, Jan Gerbrand Striening, Stschurovsky, Alajos Tarnay, O. Torsell, Berthold Tours, Anton Urspruch, F. Vargues, Franz Veit, Martin Völker, Franz Gerhard Wegeler, Heinrich Weidt, Joel Weiss, Wekschin, Maude Valérie White, August Daniel Ferdinand Victor Wilhelmj, Theodorus Leonardus van der Wurff. Go to the text.

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

  • by Alfred Heller (b. 1931), "Whenever I hear the song", 1956, published c1988

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