Farewell bliss and farewell Nancy

Song TitleFarewell bliss and farewell Nancy (Search)
Composer(s):Ludwig van Beethoven
Author(s):Robert and Grant, Anne Burns
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Adoring; Alas; Anguish; Best; Blasts; Blessing; Blind; Bliss; Brewing; Bringing; Careless; Causeless; Dear; Dreading; Dreams; Duet; Fair; Fancy; Farewell; Fears; First; First Love; Fleeting; Fond; Forever; Gazing; Goodbyes; Grasping; Heartbreak; Heartbroken; Hearts; Hopes; Innocence; Joys; Kind; Kisses; Languishing; Living; Longing; Lost; Lost Love; Loving; Meeting; Moving; Multiple poets; Mutual; Nancy; Never; Parting; Passion; Pleasure; Possessing; Pouring; Precious; Promised; Reckless; Ruin; Severing; Sighs; Slander; Sorrow; Soul; Stinging; Tempests; Treasure; True love; Unspotted; Wearing
First LineFarewell bliss and farewell Nancy (Search)
Average Duration4:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1810 - 1813 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=24295
Larger Work25 Irish Songs (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsRomanticism; Liberalism; Socialism; National poet of Scotland; Scottish Makar tradition; Republicanism; Anticlericalism (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source http://conquest.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/d/d8/IMSLP59206-PMLP106767-Beethoven_Werke_Breitkopf_Serie_24_No_261_WoO_152.pdf
Audio Source http://univportal.naxosmusiclibrary.com/stream.asp?s=106841%2Funivportalnmlpd10%2Ffa0265%5F024
Catalog DesignationWoO 152 no. 20 (Search)
Range: High voice: C#4; Low voice: C#4 - High voice: F5; Low voice: D5
Original KeyD minor (Search)
Premiered By (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsPoet grew up with the Schuyler family in New York (Search)
Other instrumentation and voice2 voices, piano, violin, violoncello (Search)
More Than One Voice?Duet (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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