- Year of composition: Probably Vienna 1783 (according to van Boer)
- Work category: Voice and piano
- Text author: Matthias Claudius
- Duration: Approx. 1-5 min
- Detailed duration: 1'41 (according to Naxos CD edition)
Examples of printed editions
According to van Boer the song was one of the works published and sold by the publisher Johann Traeg in Vienna in mid-1780s.
Location for score and part material
Transcript at Musik- och teaterbiblioteket (according to van Boer)
- Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph lost (according to van Boer)
van Boer Jr, Bertil H: Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus. Systematisch-thematisches Werkverzeichnis, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music series no. 56, Stockholm (1988); an updated edition in English with a partly revised VB-numbering was published in 1998 by Pendragon Press under the title 'Joseph Martin Kraus. A Systematic-Thematic Catalogue of His Musical Works and Source Study'.
Description of work
Lento E-flat major 4/4 (C)
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