An Laura

Song TitleAn Laura (Search)
Composer(s):Ludwig van Beethoven
Author(s):Friedrich von Matthisson
Keyword(s) & Features: Afterlife; Blessings; Blooming; Dedication; Everlasting Life; Floating; God; God as Judge; Graves; Happy; Heaven; Innocence; Joy; Judgment; Judgment Day; Laura; Light; May; Paths; Peace of Mind; Praise; Retribution; Scales; Seraphim; Smiling; Souls; Spring; Sunset; Valleys
First LineFreud' umbl├╝he dich auf allen Wegen (Search)
Average Duration3:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1792 (Search) Circa
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Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsGerman romanticism (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
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Catalog DesignationWoO 112 (Search)
Range: F#4 - Ab5 (Search)
Original KeyG Major (Search)
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Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)This autograph score of the song "An Laura" WoO 112 was ruined by the incendiary device let off in the Beethoven-Haus museum in 1960, which destroyed some manuscripts and damaged others. (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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