Song TitleLassitude (Search)
Composer(s):Klaus Miehling
Author(s):Pauline Mary Tarn (as Renée Vivien)
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Death; Dying; Echoes; Eternity; Flowers; Hands; Hearts; Infinite; Lilies; Pale; Pillows; Pity; Resting; Roses; Scents; Sighs; Sleep; Sleeping; Sobs; Soul; Sun; Depression; Fatigue; Longing for death; Metaphor: Death as sleep; Suicide; Weariness
First LineJe dormirai ce soir d’un large et doux sommeil… (Search)
Average Duration3:15 (Search)
Year of composition 2015 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkSieben Lieder, op. 245 (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSymbolism; Parnassianism (Search)
Original LanguageFrench (Search)
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 245 no. 3 (Search)
Range: C#4 - E5 (Search)
Original KeyE Major (Search)
Premiered ByMarie-Luise Reinhard (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsRenée Vivien is the pen name of Pauline Mary Tarn. The orchestra version of the collection obtained a „Honourable Mention“ at the Concorso Internazionale di Composizione „Maurice Ravel“ 2017/18 in Bergamo (Italy). (Search)
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Orchestra and voice?No (Search)
Contributor Klaus Miehling (Search)
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