Helene Sophie Emilie Rosen - between the 1890's and the 1900's

from Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908, page 409:

He [Frederick Delius] brought me the promised book of songs. They were the Seven Songs published by Augener, and the Five Songs, also Augener's, which he brought me after I had sung the first ones to him. Later he bought the Seven Songs back from Augener who still has the book of Five Songs. Oh, what a glorious revelation these songs were to me! The harmonies, the 'Stimmung', were so delightful, more so than anything I had known before in music: the 'Cradle Song', 'Auf der Reise zur Heimat', 'Venevil', and 'Twilight Fancies'. The latter seemed to express my own feelings …   more >>

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Delius, and Lionel Carley (ed.), Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908 (), p. 409. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1481644645274 accessed: 20 July, 2024


Helene Sophie Emilie Rosen

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Delius's Songs
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Date/Time between the 1890's and the 1900's
Medium broadcast, live


Excerpt from "Jelka Delius: Memories of Frederick Delius".

Originally submitted by verafonte on Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:57:25 +0000
Approved on Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:21:28 +0100