19th century Vienna drinking song

Every month a new tune to try!
Post Reply
Stephen
Should get out more!
Should get out more!
Posts: 1080
Joined: Wed Jan 15, 2014 4:49 pm

19th century Vienna drinking song

Post by Stephen » Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:09 pm

If anyone knows the sheet music of this tune:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xkT0Oo6CSc0" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Ja wir san halt Lichtentaler.mpg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LVIga5CX3Ao" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Ja mir san halt Lichtentaler

I discovered this tune on a cd with Viennese drinking songs. The track is called "Aber g'rebelt muss er sein".
This appears to be an old march, "Lichtenthaler Marsch" composed by Alois Strohmayer (1822-1890), and later on converted into a drinking song, still popular today in Vienna and Austria.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alois_Strohmayer" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

It seems Alois' father played music together with the composer Franz Schubert.
http://www.musiklexikon.ac.at/ml/musik_ ... amilie.xml" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
"Sohn des Privatlehrers Martin St., der noch gemeinsam mit Fr. Schubert in der Lichtentaler Kirche musiziert hatte"

Stephen
Should get out more!
Should get out more!
Posts: 1080
Joined: Wed Jan 15, 2014 4:49 pm

Re: 19th century Vienna drinking song

Post by Stephen » Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:58 pm

And just when I was going to close my internet session... I found the sheet music in pdf...

It's an arrangment by Willy Jelinek, and the sheet music is in public domain, here it is:
http://gso.gbv.de/DB=1.60/SET=1/TTL=1/M ... 9F+er+sein" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

I found this website five minutes ago, seems to be a digital dbase of old songs sheet music.
I'll have a look later this week, maybe some more treasures can be found here.

Happy to have found the sheet music already. Now I can learn the tune to play for an evening of songs I have to go to with my accordion. I wanted to play the tune and show it to some friends.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest