The Language of Flowers (Elgar, Edward)

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Editor John Morrison
Publisher. Info. John Morrison, 2019
Misc. Notes Preface by the editor. Typeset of BL Add. MS 49973A fos. 1-4, using capella music software.
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Work Title The Language of Flowers
Alternative. Title
Authorities Wikipedia
Composer Elgar, Edward
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEE 123
Key D major
Text Incipit In Eastern lands they talk in flowers
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1872
Librettist James Gates Percival (1795-1856)
Language English
Dedication Elgar's sister, Lucy
Average DurationAvg. Duration 4 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Wikipedia article