Caro mio ben

Song TitleCaro mio ben (Search)
Composer(s):Tommaso Giordani
Author(s):Anonymous
Keyword(s) & Features: Believing; Beloved; Ceasing; Cruelties; Faithfulness; Hearts; Punishing; Sighing; Fidelity; Languishing; Love; Lovers
First LineCaro mio ben, credimi almen (Search)
Average Duration3:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1785 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=455
Musical FormTernary (Search)
Original LanguageItalian (Search)
Score Source http://conquest.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/6/68/IMSLP185326-SIBLEY1802.8814.0a84-39087011988740score.pdf
Audio Source https://univportal.naxosmusiclibrary.com/stream.asp?s=106841%2Funivportalnmlpd10%2Ffi7774%5F001
Difficulty LevelHigh School (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium/High voice
Range: D4 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyEb Major (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsThis song was originally thought to be composed by Giuseppe Giordani, but has recently been attributed to Tommaso, Giuseppe's older brother. (Search)
Other instrumentation and voiceMany different arrangements of this piece exist with different instrumentation and in different keys. (Search)
Contributor Kahli Dalbow (Search)
Contributor Affiliation University of Utah (Search)
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