Fünf Gesänge (Five Songs), Op. 2, for Soprano and Piano
At the point of this publication, David Popper’s Opus 1 has to be considered lost, which makes his Fünf Gesänge, Op. 2 his earliest surviving work. Its dedicatee is Elisabeth Metzdorff, opera singer at the Prussian Royal Court Opera.
- Im wunderschönen Monat Mai (Heine)
- Und wüssten's die Blumen, die kleinen (Heine)
- Ich will meine Seele tauchen (Heine)
- In einem kühlen Grunde (Eichendorff)
- Wie Schmetterlinge (Böttger)