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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1 The 130th Psalm (1950)
chorus, ten solo, pf
2 ALL DAY I HEAR THE NOISE OF WATERS (1981)
voice, piano
3 ALL FAITH PRAYER FOR PEACE (1955)
satb,pf
4 ALONG THE MOVING DARKNESS (1971)
med-high voice, fl (or) vln (obl), pf
7 AND THIS WILL BE ALL? (1976)
Voice,pf,vln,vla
8 ANDANTE FOR STRINGS (1945)
str qrt OR str orch
9 APRIL
women's solo voices, flute(or violin) and piano
10 AT A WINDOW (1976)
medium high voice,vln(OR fl OR cl),vla,pf
11 BALLAD OF MY FATHER, THE (1968)
satb chor,soli,pf
12 BENEDICTION (1958)
satb
13 BEYOND TIME (Song Cycle) (1956)
high voice, vln obl, pf
14 BIRDS IN SPRINGTIME (1975)
high(or med-high) voice, flute, pf
15 BLACK ARCH OF THE NIGHT (1979)
med voice, cl(OR vla)obl
16 THE BLACKBIRD (1971)
medium-high voice and piano
18 BOLD HEART (1958)
ssa(pf for reh)
19 BRIEF ENCOUNTERS (1977)
cl(or tpt or mez sop vocalise), fl(or ob or ehn),hn,bsn
20 CALLS (1977)
bar OR mez sop, pf,vln(or vla) obl
21 CARDINAL IN MARCH (1975)
voice, fl(or cl), pf
22 CHALLENGE (1975)
mez sop(OR)bar,fl(OR cl OR vln)obl
23 CHERRY TREE, THE (Version2) (1968)
hn,ob(or fl), pf
24 CHORUSES OF CONCERN (1970)
SATB or unison chorus (or medium), guitar
25 CHRISTCHILD'S LULLABY (1940)
mezzo soprano, fl(or ob), pf
26 CHRISTCHILD'S LULLABY (1940)
2 women's voices, pf
27 CHRISTMAS IN THE HOLY LAND (1957)
satb a capella
28 CHRISTMAS LULLABY 1966 (1966)
voice, piano
29 A CHRISTMAS MESSAGE (1954)
med-low voice, org or pf
30 CITY BIRDS (1957)
mez-sop, fl(or cl),pf
31 COME IN
medium-high voice and piano
32 COME, LITTLE LEAVES (1962)
2voices,sop or alt rec,pf
33 A CONCEIT OF SPRING
med-highvoice, fl OR vln OR ob (obl), pf
34 CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR (1973)
medium male voice,pf
36 DAY & NIGHT (1973)
satb,m sop solo
37 DEAR EARTH, A QUINTET OF POEMS (1956)
medium voice,hn,vln,vcl, pf
38 DEAREST,DEAREST, SLEEPEST THOU? (1916)
voice, pf
39 DEATH SNIPS PROUD MEN BY THE NOSE (1965)
medium voice, piano
40 DIRGE: WHAT WERE THEY LIKE? (1968)
mezzo,bar,fl,pf
41 DO NOT AWAKE ME (Song Cycle) (1957)
mez-sop, vln(or fl or cl or hn),pf
42 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
43 THE ELF & THE DOORMOUSE (1962)
medium voice,pf
44 ENIGMA (1979)
flute, harp (or piano), viola
45 EPITAPH (1971)
medium-high voice, flute OR violin OR oboe (obl), piano
46 THE FAIRIES HAVE NEVER A PENNY TO SPEND (1962)
med voice, pf
47 FAIRY SONG (1944)
3pt women's chor
48 FIVE SONGS OF REMEMBRANCE - Mezzo Soprano (1953)
Mezzo, string quartet (or string orch)
alt version for Mezzo, clarinet (or fl or vln), and piano

weiglvallysongsrem5ifyouwereexcerpt.mp3

excerpt 5. If you were coming in the fall (Mezzo, Cl, pf version)
49 FIVE SONGS OF REMEMBRANCE - Mezzo, pf, (1953)
mezzo-sop, fl (or vln, or cl), pf
50 FOG (1976)
voice, pf
51 FOUR SEASONS, THE: Cantata (1937)
Children's choror SSA,pf
52 FOUR SONGS (1962)
child or women's voices as chorus or as soli, pf
53 FROM TIME & ETERNITY (1952)
satb a cap
54 FRUHLING (Springtime) (1968)
medium-high voice and piano
55 GIFTS (1967)
satb,pf
56 GLIMPSE OF HOPE (1937)
mez sop OR bar, fl(or vln),pf
57 HARBINGERS OF SPRING (1979)
ssa chor or 3solo voices, fl(or cl),pf
58 HEAR YE, ALL YE PEOPLES (1960)
mix chor(and/orsolo qrt)pf
59 HEART'S CONTENT (1944)
satb OR 3 pt women's chorus
60 Heart, We Will Forget Him...
mezzo sop, fl or cl or vn, and pno
61 HOFFNUNGSSCHIMMER (from GLIMPSE OF HOPE) (1937)
Score for contralto (or Baritone), vla, pf; Parts for mezS (or Bar), cl or vln or fl
62 THE HUNTSMEN (1960)
med voice,pf,recorder
63 HYMNUS (1941)
satbb
64 I AM THE PEOPLE, THE MOB (1976)
satb,tpt,tbn,timp
65 I HAVE LIGHTED THE CANDLES (1970)
mez-sop OR bar, ob(fl or vln)obl,pf
66 I SAW TWO BIRDS (1975)
med voice or baritone, cl & bcl (or fl & vcl or vln & vcl)
67 IM FRUHLING (IN SPRINGTIME)
voice, sop recorder (or fl), pf
68 IN JUST SPRING (1963)
4pt chor OR 4pt soli voices
69 IN THE MEADOW
voice, soprano recorder, pf
70 IN THEE IS JOY (Bach) (1948)
2 pf or Piano 4-hands
71 KITTEN STORIES (5) (1955)
pf
73 LET MY COUNTRY AWAKE (1967)
satb,4 soli,pf
74 LIEBSTER, LIEBSTER, SCHLAFST DU NOCH? (1916)
voice, piano
75 LISTEN! (1971)
voice and piano
76 LITTLE SINGERS, THE
med vc,sop rec(or fl),pf
77 LITTLE SONGS FOR LITTLE VALLY (1963)
1-2 voices,fl(or rec),pf
78 LOAM (1976)
medium voice, vln OR cl obl,vla,pf
79 LONG, LONG AGO (An Xmas Carol) (1962)
voice, sop rec,pf
80 MADRIGAL (1959)
Ver1:5 solo voices(or 5 pt chor), Ver2:ssa(pf for reh only)
81 MEMORIES OF THE TYROL (1978)
sop OR ten, pf OR hp
82 MICE (1962)
med voice, pf
83 MOOD SKETCHES FOR WOODWIND QUINTET (1954)
1-1-1-1,hn
84 MOTHER'S DAY (1968)
voice, pf
85 MY GOD,WHAT IS A HEART (1978)
ssa soli,OR chor
86 NATURE MOODS (1956)
high voice, with violin and clarinet or flute
87 NEVER MORE WILL THE WIND (1982)
medium voice,cl,vln,vcl
88 NEW ENGLAND SUITE (1953)
cl (or fl or vn), vc (or horn), pf
89 NIGHT OF PRAYER (1972)
satb a capella
90 NIGHT WILL NEVER STAY, THE (1942)
2voices, or sop, recorder or flute, pf
91 NIGHTFALL IN THE MOUNTAINS (1975)
med hg voice, vla(or vln), pf
92 NOT EARTH ALONE (1967)
med vc, pf(or non obl inst)
94 ODE TO BEAUTY (1936)
satb,hn,pf(or str)
95 ODE TO THE WESTWIND (1979)
satb a capella
96 ODE: WE ARE THE MUSIC MAKERS (1966)
satb,a cap
97 OH, FAIR TO SEE (1969)
satb a capella
98 OH, LORD OF MYSTERIES (1982)
med voice,vln,vcl OR med vc,pf
99 OH, LOVE DOTH MAKE THE DAY (1981)
med(or hg voice), pf, opt mmb(or gtr)
100 OH, WIND, BLOW SOFTLY
2pt women's or child chorus(or 2 solo voices),rec(or fl),pf
101 OISEAU DE LA VIE (1979)
Bb clarinet solo, or flute solo
102 OLD TIME BURLESQUE (1962)
vcl, pf
103 OLD TIME DIVERTIMENTO (1977)
cl(or tpt),bsn,hn,or 3hns
104 ON CHRISTMAS EVE (1965)
satb,pf
105 ON LANGSYNE PLANTATION (1976)
med voice,cl or vln,pf,vla
106 ONLY THE MOON REMEMBERS,Song Suite (1981)
med vc, ob,cl,bsn(or vcl)
107 OTHER HEARTS (1975)
mezzo-soprano or baritone with piano
108 OTHER SUMMERS (1975)
mezzo or bar & pf
109 OUR WORLD IS ONE (1956)
satb,pf
110 OUT OF THE DARK (EVOLUTION) (1971)
medium-high voice, flute OR violin OR oboe (obl), piano
111 PEACE HYMN (1956)
ssa, pf
112 PEACE, MY HEART (1982)
medium voice,vln,vcl
113 PEACE, NIGHT, SLEEP (1976)
mezzo,vln,vla(or cl),pf
114 PEOPLE IS A POLYCHROME, THE (1976)
satb a capella
115 PETITE SUITE FOR WOODWINDS (1981)
fl,ob,bsn,hn
116 PIPPA'S SONG
1 or 2 voices,sop rec,pf
117 PLAYTHINGS OF THE WIND (1978)
bar or mez-sop,cl OR vla obl, pf
118 POINTS & COUNTERPOINTS, 2 Interludes (1982)
2cl OR vln,cl
119 PRACTICAL EARTH SATELLITES (1958)
satb a capella
120 PRAYER FOR PEACE
satb (pf reh only)
121 RAIN AT NIGHT (REGENNACHT) (1972)
low voice, vla,pf
122 RAIN IN SUMMER (1961)
medium voice,pf
123 REQUIEM FOR ALLISON (1971)
sop or mezzo,string quartet or str orch
124 REVELATION (1980)
med voice,str qrt
125 REVERBERATIONS (1982)
ob OR fl OR cl
126 ROAD TO PEACE, THE (1969)
unison chor,pf
127 ROCK-A-BY LADY, THE (1961)
med voice,recorder,pf
128 SALUTATION OF THE DAWN, THE (1955)
voice, vln(or cl), pf or org
129 SEA SUNSETS (1975)
women's chor, fl OR cl OR vln, pf
130 SEAL LULLABY (1978)
mezzo,recorder(or ob),pf
131 SEEKING YOU (1957)
med low voice, vln(OR fl), pf
132 SEVEN ROUNDS IN VARIOUS MOODS (1965)
3 or 4 pt chorus a capella
133 SEVEN SONGS (1962)
medium voice, piano
134 SHEPHERDESS MOON (1946)
ssa,pf
135 SILHOUETTE, for ww Quartet (1958)
fl,cl,bsn,hn
136 SILVER (1961)
med voice, pf, rec
137 THE SINGING OF THE EARTH
medium voice,hn,vln,vcl, pf
138 SLEEPERS WAKE (Bach) (1948)
2 pf
139 SOLO FOR SATURDAY NIGHT GUITAR (1970)
high voice, fl(OR vln OR vla)obl, gtr, vcl (alt pf)
140 SONG OF HOPE, A (1954)
ssa, pf
141 SONG OF THE SHADOWS, THE (1969)
satb, pf
142 SONGS FROM 'NATIVE ISLAND'
med voice,pf
143 SONGS FROM 'NATIVE ISLAND'
med low voice,ob,cl,vln,pf
144 SONGS FROM 'NO BOUNDARY'
med voice,vln OR vla,pf
145 SONGS FROM THE SOMERSET HILLS (1977)
mez-sop,a,t,b, pf (or mezzo only with pf)
146 SONGS NEWLY SEEN IN THE DUSK (1979)
mezzo, vcl
147 SONGS OF CONCERN (1970)
148 SONGS OF LOVE AND LEAVING (1981)
voice with piano and violin (or viola) obbligato
149 SOON (1975)
med voice, fl/cl/vln obl, pf
150 SPRING'S RETURN (1977)
ssa, sop solo, tamb/castanets
151 STARS, SONGS, FACES (1976)
voice,vln,vla,pf
152 STILL WILL BE (1956)
(ver1)ssatb, (ver2)ssa, both a capella
153 SUMMER'S END (1948)
Medium voice, pf
154 SWIFTLY ALONG FLOWS THE RIVER (1969)
med voice, hn OR vla, pf
155 TAKE MY HAND
voice and piano
156 TE DEUM (1957)
satb,pf
157 THANKS (1967)
medium-high voice (mezzo-soprano or baritone) and piano
158 THIS IS THE DAY OF LIGHT (1945)
satb, org OR pf
159 THISTLE, YARROW, CLOVER (1975)
medium-high voice, and piano
160 THOU ART THE WAY (1958)
satb,org
161 THOU ART THE WAY (1958)
satb a capella
162 THOUGHTS ABOUT GRASSHOPPERS
med voice, sop recorder, fl, pf
163 THREE DIALOGUES (1980)
violin & clarinet, or flute & viola
164 THREE DISCOURSES (1980)
fl,vcl
165 THREE EASY ROUNDS (1968)
3 or 4 pt soli, or chorus
166 TO EMILY (ADAGIETTO FOR STRINGS) (2016)
str quintet, or str orchestra
167 TO ZION (1955)
ssa, bar solo,pf
169 Trialogues (1978)
fl, vla, hrp (or pno)
170 TWO CHILDREN'S PIECES - 4 hands (1953)
pf, 4 hand
172 TWO SHORT ROUNDS (1958)
voice, pf
173 U.N. PRAYER FOR PEACE (1981)
SATB a cappella
174 VALLEY SONG (1975)
voice, vln, vla
175 WHAT ONCE THE HEART HAS LOVED (1979)
ssa a capella
176 WHEN THE SONG OF THE ANGELS IS STILLED (1966)
satb a capella
177 WHEN THE VISION DIES (1971)
medium-high voice with flute or violin, and piano
178 WHERE GO THE BOATS (1960)
voice, recorder, pf
179 WHO GOES THERE THROUGH THE NIGHT? (1969)
satb a capella
180 WHO HAS SEEN THE WIND? (1945)
voice, fl(or rec), pf
182 WHO IS AT MY WINDOW (1968)
medium voice, piano
183 WIND HORSES (1976)
medium voice, vln obl, vla, pf
184 WINTER NIGHT (1958)
voice, soprano recorder, pf
185 WYNKEN,BLYKEN & NOD (1961)
1 or 2 med voices, recorder, pf

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