Product categories Orchestra
Choral music
Choir & orchestra
Instruments SATB
Instrumentation 2+picc..2+e-h.2+bcl.2+cbn.-4.4.3,.1 - tmp. - perc. - str.
Text sample Vítt es orpit fyr valfalli
AuthorSaga poetry
ComposerLeifs, Jón
Year composed 1964
Publisher Iceland Music Information Centre
ISMN 979-0-53101-548-2
Product type PDF
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5079,00 ISK
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Text from Njáls saga, Darraðarljóð is a skaldic poem in Old Norse found in chapter 157 of Njáls saga. The song consists of 11 stanzas, and within it twelve valkyries weave and choose who is to be slain at the Battle of Clontarf (fought outside Dublin in 1014)

Composer's handwritten MS.

Price for score only. To hire performance materials, contact itm@mic.is

A full list of percussion instruments required (some unique to Leifs) is given in the score.
Sheet music