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Morgenstimmung

By James Simon

genre
Vocal music
instrumentation
Voice and piano (mezzosoprano baritone pf)
year
1933
location of manuscript
James Simon Collection, Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History
status
manuscript
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Details

Der Lichtbringerin! Klosters, 30 July 1933

Duett. Words by Christian Morgenstern

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About James Simon

(09/29/1880 - ?)
James Simon

James Simon was a highly intelligent and accomplished pianist, composer and musicologist. He studied philosophy, loved poetry and felt at home with the great German musical tradition. Music was his life. So much so, that his son would call him ‘other worldly’. He continued to compose until the very end.

By Phillip Silver and Carine Alders