My Favorite Songs (Julia Culp)

This is one of a series of posts about books used as source material for Art Song Central.

Book Title: My Favorite Songs (Volume one)
Collected by: Julia Culp (1880-1970)
Publisher: Oliver Ditson Company
Copyright: 1916

The entire volume is available for download at Google Books: My Favorite Songs


  • Zonnelied (C. van Rennes)
  • Wiegeliedje (C. van Rennes)
  • Adelaïde (L. van Beethoven)
  • Der Schmied (J. Brahms)
  • Feldeinsamkeit (J. Brahms)
  • Minnelied (J. Brahms)
  • Ständchen (J. Brahms)
  • Wenn du nur zuweilen lächelst (J. Brahms)
  • Wiegenlied (J. Brahms)
  • Vor dem Fenster (J. Brahms)
  • Untreu (P. Cornelius)
  • Veilchen (P. Cornelius)
  • Ein Ton (P. Cornelius)
  • Mutter, o sing’ mich zur Ruh’ (R. Franz)
  • Aus meinen grossen Schmerzen (R. Franz)
  • Waldesgespräch (A. Jensen)
  • Am Ufer des Flusses , des Manzanares (A. Jensen)
  • Angiolin dal biondo crin (F. Liszt)
  • Es muss ein Wunderbares sein (F. Liszt)
  • Mädchen sind wie der Wind (C. Loewe)
  • Der Asra (C. Loewe)
  • Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (F. Mendelssohn)
  • Der Mond (F. Mendelssohn)
  • I’ve been roaming (C.E. Horn)
  • Long, long ago (T.H. Bayly)
  • Passing by (E. Purcell)
  • So sweete is shee : Have you seene but a whyte lillie grow? (Seventeenth century air)
  • I heard in the night the pigeons (W.A. Fisher, arr.)
  • The passing of the Gael (W.A. Fisher, arr.)
  • Farewell to Sliev Morna (W.A. Fisher, arr.)
  • April (J.H. Densmore)
  • The mother-heart (S.R. Gaines)
  • Wood song (W. Watts)
  • A sigh (A.W. Kramer.)

Each of the songs from this volume will be uploaded as song posts are created for them. If you would like me to give priority to a song that is not yet posted, please let me know via the contact page.