Auf Flügeln des Gesanges, Op. 34, No. 2
On Wings of SongThis beautiful song Auf Flügeln des Gesanges [On Wings of Song] was composed by Felix Mendelssohn in 1834.
It is the second of six songs for voice and piano in Mendelssohn's 6 Gesänge, Op. 34.
This song is a setting of the poem Auf Flügeln des Gesanges by the German Romantic poet Heinrich Heine (1797-1856).
This poem was first published in his Buch der Lieder in 1827.
Mendelssohn's Au Flügeln des Gesanges was originally composed for voice and piano in the key of A flat Major.
This score is an arrangement for violin and piano.
It is set in the key of D Major.
The violin part is an arrangement realized by Joseph Achron (1886-1943).
It is appropriate for Grade 9 violinists.
Duration : 03:18
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