Vally Weigl

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Vally [Valerie] Weigl [née Pick] (1894–1982), Viennese musician, who studied piano (Richard Robert), composition (Karl Weigl), and musicology (Guido Adler, at Vienna University), after which she worked as Robert’s assistant, and with Karl Weigl at the Musikwissenschaftliches Institut of the University. She married Karl in 1921, and emigrated with him to New York in 1938, where she worked as a teacher and composer, and, after taking a masters degree at Columbia University, as a music therapist, becoming chief music therapist at New York Medical College, and authoring many journal articles in the field. Comprehensive works list here.

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The 130th Psalm (1950)
chorus, ten solo, pf
ALONG THE MOVING DARKNESS (1971)
med-high voice, fl (or) vln (obl), pf
AND THIS WILL BE ALL? (1976)
Voice,pf,vln,vla
ANDANTE FOR STRINGS (1945)
str qrt OR str orch
APRIL
women's solo voices, flute(or violin) and piano
AT A WINDOW (1976)
medium high voice,vln(OR fl OR cl),vla,pf
BALLAD OF MY FATHER, THE (1968)
satb chor,soli,pf
BENEDICTION (1958)
satb
BEYOND TIME (Song Cycle) (1956)
high voice, vln obl, pf
BIRDS IN SPRINGTIME (1975)
high(or med-high) voice, flute, pf
BLACK ARCH OF THE NIGHT (1979)
med voice, cl(OR vla)obl
THE BLACKBIRD (1971)
medium-high voice and piano
BOLD HEART (1958)
ssa(pf for reh)
BRIEF ENCOUNTERS (1977)
cl(or tpt or mez sop vocalise), fl(or ob or ehn),hn,bsn
CALLS (1977)
bar OR mez sop, pf,vln(or vla) obl
CARDINAL IN MARCH (1975)
voice, fl(or cl), pf
CHALLENGE (1975)
mez sop(OR)bar,fl(OR cl OR vln)obl
CHERRY TREE, THE (Version2) (1968)
hn,ob(or fl), pf
CHORUSES OF CONCERN (1970)
SATB or unison chorus (or medium), guitar
CHRISTCHILD'S LULLABY (1940)
2 women's voices, pf
CHRISTCHILD'S LULLABY (1940)
mezzo soprano, fl(or ob), pf
CHRISTMAS IN THE HOLY LAND (1957)
satb a capella
CHRISTMAS LULLABY 1966 (1966)
voice, piano
A CHRISTMAS MESSAGE (1954)
med-low voice, org or pf
CITY BIRDS (1957)
mez-sop, fl(or cl),pf
COME IN
medium-high voice and piano
COME, LITTLE LEAVES (1962)
2voices,sop or alt rec,pf
A CONCEIT OF SPRING
med-highvoice, fl OR vln OR ob (obl), pf
CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR (1973)
medium male voice,pf
DAY & NIGHT (1973)
satb,m sop solo
DEAR EARTH, A QUINTET OF POEMS (1956)
medium voice,hn,vln,vcl, pf
DEATH SNIPS PROUD MEN BY THE NOSE (1965)
medium voice, piano
DIRGE: WHAT WERE THEY LIKE? (1968)
mezzo,bar,fl,pf
DO NOT AWAKE ME (Song Cycle) (1957)
mez-sop, vln(or fl or cl or hn),pf
ECHOES FROM POEMS BY PATRICIA BENTON (1958)
Vers1:med vc(or hn or cl),vln,pf,Vers2:med vc AND hn(or vcl), vln,pf
THE ELF & THE DOORMOUSE (1962)
medium voice,pf
ENIGMA (1979)
flute, harp (or piano), viola
EPITAPH (1971)
medium-high voice, flute OR violin OR oboe (obl), piano
FAIRY SONG (1944)
3pt women's chor
FIVE SONGS OF REMEMBRANCE - Mezzo Soprano (1953)
Mezzo, string quartet (or string orch)
alt version for Mezzo, clarinet (or fl or vln), and piano

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excerpt 5. If you were coming in the fall (Mezzo, Cl, pf version)
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excerpt 2. What shall I do when the Summer troubles
FIVE SONGS OF REMEMBRANCE - Mezzo, pf, (1953)
mezzo-sop, fl (or vln, or cl), pf
FOG (1976)
voice, pf
FOUR SEASONS, THE: Cantata (1937)
Children's choror SSA,pf
FOUR SONGS (1962)
child or women's voices as chorus or as soli, pf
FROM TIME & ETERNITY (1952)
satb a cap
FRUHLING (Springtime) (1968)
medium-high voice and piano
GIFTS (1967)
satb,pf
GLIMPSE OF HOPE (1937)
mez sop OR bar, fl(or vln),pf
HARBINGERS OF SPRING (1979)
ssa chor or 3solo voices, fl(or cl),pf
HEAR YE, ALL YE PEOPLES (1960)
mix chor(and/orsolo qrt)pf
HEART'S CONTENT (1944)
satb OR 3 pt women's chorus
Heart, We Will Forget Him...
mezzo sop, fl or cl or vn, and pno
HOFFNUNGSSCHIMMER (from GLIMPSE OF HOPE) (1937)
Score for contralto (or Baritone), vla, pf; Parts for mezS (or Bar), cl or vln or fl
THE HUNTSMEN (1960)
med voice,pf,recorder
HYMNUS (1941)
satbb
I AM THE PEOPLE, THE MOB (1976)
satb,tpt,tbn,timp
I HAVE LIGHTED THE CANDLES (1970)
mez-sop OR bar, ob(fl or vln)obl,pf
I SAW TWO BIRDS (1975)
med voice or baritone, cl & bcl (or fl & vcl or vln & vcl)
IM FRUHLING (IN SPRINGTIME)
voice, sop recorder (or fl), pf
IN JUST SPRING (1963)
4pt chor OR 4pt soli voices
IN THE MEADOW
voice, soprano recorder, pf
IN THEE IS JOY (Bach) (1948)
2 pf or Piano 4-hands
KITTEN STORIES (5) (1955)
pf
LET MY COUNTRY AWAKE (1967)
satb,4 soli,pf
LISTEN! (1971)
voice and piano
LITTLE SINGERS, THE
med vc,sop rec(or fl),pf
LITTLE SONGS FOR LITTLE VALLY (1963)
1-2 voices,fl(or rec),pf
LOAM (1976)
medium voice, vln OR cl obl,vla,pf
LONG, LONG AGO (An Xmas Carol) (1962)
voice, sop rec,pf
MADRIGAL (1959)
Ver1:5 solo voices(or 5 pt chor), Ver2:ssa(pf for reh only)
MEMORIES OF THE TYROL (1978)
sop OR ten, pf OR hp
MICE (1962)
med voice, pf
MOTHER'S DAY (1968)
voice, pf
MY GOD,WHAT IS A HEART (1978)
ssa soli,OR chor
NATURE MOODS (1956)
high voice, with violin and clarinet or flute
NEVER MORE WILL THE WIND (1982)
medium voice,cl,vln,vcl
NEW ENGLAND SUITE (1953)
cl (or fl or vn), vc (or horn), pf
NIGHT OF PRAYER (1972)
satb a capella
NIGHT WILL NEVER STAY, THE (1942)
2voices, or sop, recorder or flute, pf
NIGHTFALL IN THE MOUNTAINS (1975)
med hg voice, vla(or vln), pf
NOT EARTH ALONE (1967)
med vc, pf(or non obl inst)
ODE TO BEAUTY (1936)
satb,hn,pf(or str)
ODE TO THE WESTWIND (1979)
satb a capella
ODE: WE ARE THE MUSIC MAKERS (1966)
satb,a cap
OH, FAIR TO SEE (1969)
satb a capella
OH, LORD OF MYSTERIES (1982)
med voice,vln,vcl OR med vc,pf
OH, LOVE DOTH MAKE THE DAY (1981)
med(or hg voice), pf, opt mmb(or gtr)
OH, WIND, BLOW SOFTLY
2pt women's or child chorus(or 2 solo voices),rec(or fl),pf
OISEAU DE LA VIE (1979)
Bb clarinet solo, or flute solo
OLD TIME BURLESQUE (1962)
vcl, pf
OLD TIME DIVERTIMENTO (1977)
cl(or tpt),bsn,hn,or 3hns
ON CHRISTMAS EVE (1965)
satb,pf
ON LANGSYNE PLANTATION (1976)
med voice,cl or vln,pf,vla
ONLY THE MOON REMEMBERS,Song Suite (1981)
med vc, ob,cl,bsn(or vcl)
OTHER HEARTS (1975)
mezzo-soprano or baritone with piano
OTHER SUMMERS (1975)
mezzo or bar & pf
OUR WORLD IS ONE (1956)
satb,pf
OUT OF THE DARK (EVOLUTION) (1971)
medium-high voice, flute OR violin OR oboe (obl), piano
PEACE HYMN (1956)
ssa, pf
PEACE, MY HEART (1982)
medium voice,vln,vcl
PEACE, NIGHT, SLEEP (1976)
mezzo,vln,vla(or cl),pf
PEOPLE IS A POLYCHROME, THE (1976)
satb a capella
PETITE SUITE FOR WOODWINDS (1981)
fl,ob,bsn,hn
PIPPA'S SONG
1 or 2 voices,sop rec,pf
PLAYTHINGS OF THE WIND (1978)
bar or mez-sop,cl OR vla obl, pf
PRACTICAL EARTH SATELLITES (1958)
satb a capella
PRAYER FOR PEACE
satb (pf reh only)
RAIN AT NIGHT (REGENNACHT) (1972)
low voice, vla,pf
RAIN IN SUMMER (1961)
medium voice,pf
REQUIEM FOR ALLISON (1971)
sop or mezzo,string quartet or str orch
REVELATION (1980)
med voice,str qrt
REVERBERATIONS (1982)
ob OR fl OR cl
ROAD TO PEACE, THE (1969)
unison chor,pf
ROCK-A-BY LADY, THE (1961)
med voice,recorder,pf
SALUTATION OF THE DAWN, THE (1955)
voice, vln(or cl), pf or org
SEA SUNSETS (1975)
women's chor, fl OR cl OR vln, pf
SEAL LULLABY (1978)
mezzo,recorder(or ob),pf
SEEKING YOU (1957)
med low voice, vln(OR fl), pf
SEVEN ROUNDS IN VARIOUS MOODS (1965)
3 or 4 pt chorus a capella
SEVEN SONGS (1962)
medium voice, piano
SHEPHERDESS MOON (1946)
ssa,pf
SILHOUETTE, for ww Quartet (1958)
fl,cl,bsn,hn
SILVER (1961)
med voice, pf, rec
THE SINGING OF THE EARTH
medium voice,hn,vln,vcl, pf
SLEEPERS WAKE (Bach) (1948)
2 pf
SOLO FOR SATURDAY NIGHT GUITAR (1970)
high voice, fl(OR vln OR vla)obl, gtr, vcl (alt pf)
SONG OF HOPE, A (1954)
ssa, pf
SONG OF THE SHADOWS, THE (1969)
satb, pf
SONGS FROM 'NATIVE ISLAND'
med low voice,ob,cl,vln,pf
SONGS FROM 'NO BOUNDARY'
med voice,vln OR vla,pf
SONGS FROM THE SOMERSET HILLS (1977)
mez-sop,a,t,b, pf (or mezzo only with pf)
SONGS NEWLY SEEN IN THE DUSK (1979)
mezzo, vcl
SONGS OF LOVE AND LEAVING (1981)
voice with piano and violin (or viola) obbligato
SOON (1975)
med voice, fl/cl/vln obl, pf
SPRING'S RETURN (1977)
ssa, sop solo, tamb/castanets
STARS, SONGS, FACES (1976)
voice,vln,vla,pf
STILL WILL BE (1956)
(ver1)ssatb, (ver2)ssa, both a capella
SUMMER'S END (1948)
Medium voice, pf
SWIFTLY ALONG FLOWS THE RIVER (1969)
med voice, hn OR vla, pf
TAKE MY HAND
voice and piano
TE DEUM (1957)
satb,pf
THANKS (1967)
medium-high voice (mezzo-soprano or baritone) and piano
THIS IS THE DAY OF LIGHT (1945)
satb, org OR pf
THISTLE, YARROW, CLOVER (1975)
medium-high voice, and piano
THOU ART THE WAY (1958)
satb,org
THOU ART THE WAY (1958)
satb a capella
THOUGHTS ABOUT GRASSHOPPERS
med voice, sop recorder, fl, pf
THREE DIALOGUES (1980)
violin & clarinet, or flute & viola
THREE DISCOURSES (1980)
fl,vcl
THREE EASY ROUNDS (1968)
3 or 4 pt soli, or chorus
TO EMILY (ADAGIETTO FOR STRINGS) (2016)
str quintet, or str orchestra
TO ZION (1955)
ssa, bar solo,pf
Trialogues (1978)
fl, vla, hrp (or pno)
TWO SHORT ROUNDS (1958)
voice, pf
U.N. PRAYER FOR PEACE (1981)
SATB a cappella
VALLEY SONG (1975)
voice, vln, vla
WHAT ONCE THE HEART HAS LOVED (1979)
ssa a capella
WHEN THE VISION DIES (1971)
medium-high voice with flute or violin, and piano
WHERE GO THE BOATS (1960)
voice, recorder, pf
WHO GOES THERE THROUGH THE NIGHT? (1969)
satb a capella
WHO HAS SEEN THE WIND? (1945)
voice, fl(or rec), pf
WHO IS AT MY WINDOW (1968)
medium voice, piano
WIND HORSES (1976)
medium voice, vln obl, vla, pf
WINTER NIGHT (1958)
voice, soprano recorder, pf
WYNKEN,BLYKEN & NOD (1961)
1 or 2 med voices, recorder, pf

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