Nanie-Nenia (SATB (German, English Language Edition)). Composed by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897). Choir Secular. SATB choir. Choral Extended Work; Larger Works; Masterworks. Kalmus Edition. Masterwork; Romantic; Secular. Book. 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.K06111).
ISBN 0769233805. Masterwork; Romantic; Secular.
Brahms' Opus 82, for chorus and orchestra, titled "Nänie" (the German form of the Latin word "nenia," meaning "a funeral song") sets to music a poem by Friedrich Schiller. Brahms composed the piece in 1881, in memory of his deceased friend, Anselm Feuerbach. Choral score with piano accompaniment. Text in German and English.