Loveliest of Trees the Cherry Now

Song TitleLoveliest of Trees the Cherry Now (Search)
Composer(s):Arthur Somervell
Author(s):Alfred Edward Housmand
Author Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Blooming; Blooms; Boughs; Cherries; Easter; Fifty; Hanging; Lovely; Seventy; Snow; springs; Trees; Twenty; White; Years; Aging; Bittersweet; Enjoying; Growing Old; Nature; Old; Reminiscing; Youth
First LineLoveliest of trees, the cherry now (Search)
Average Duration2:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1904 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkA Shropshire Lad (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
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Difficulty LevelHS (Search)
Catalog DesignationA Shropshire Lad, no. 1 (Search)
Range: B3 - D#5 (Search)
Original KeyE Major (Search)
ContributorJEM (Search)
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