Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Transcription - Five Easy Pieces from the "Children´s Album" by Schumann


Original / Hungarian title
Átirat - Öt könnyű darab Schumann "Gyermekalbum" című gyűjteményéből
Foreign language / English title
Transcription - Five Easy Pieces from the "Children´s Album" by Schumann
For youth string orchestra
Year of composition

Chamber orchestra
Number of players
strings: 5 vl. 1, 4 vl. 2, 3 vl. 3, 2 vlc.
8 min

Movements, parts
1. Katona induló / Soldier´s March
2. A szegény árva / Poor Little Orphan-Child
3. Aratódal / The Little Reaper´s Song
4. Északi dal / Northern Song
5. Falusi dal / Villager´s Song

Publisher / Source
Editio Musica Budapest © 1970, Z. 3629
Available here!
Hungarian Radio, 1991 - Symphony Orchestra of the Béla Bartók Conservatory and Secondary School, Zoltán Szabó (cond.)
Remarks, other info
Arranged for youth string orchestra by János Decsényi and Ottó Till