Blue-eyed Spring (Moeran, Ernest John)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by University of Melbourne
Cypressdome (2020/6/18)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: J. Curwen & Sons, Ltd., 1934. Plate 2535.
Misc. Notes Original images: ca.200dpi color tif (from pdf) files approx. 1930 by 2550 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins.
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General Information

Work Title Blue-eyed Spring
Alternative. Title
Composer Moeran, Ernest John
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. R63
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEM 29
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 song (As fast as conveniently possible)
Text Incipit Now has the blue-eyed Spring sped dancing through the plain
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1931
First Publication. 1934 – London: J. Curwen & Sons, Ltd.
Librettist Robert Nichols (1893-1944)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
Primary Sources Composer's holograph at the University of Melbourne.