Norah of Balamagairy

Song TitleNorah of Balamagairy (Search)
Composer(s):Ludwig van Beethoven
Author(s):Alexander, Sir Boswell
Keyword(s) & Features: Adoration; Affection; Amazement; Balamagairy; Beauty; Bitter; Blessings; Charity; Choices; Chorus; Clowns; Conquering; Control; Courage; Cruelty; Dead; Deceiving; Disappointment; Dread; Emotions; Escaping; Fairies; Far away; Farewell; Flying; Fond; Fools; Gazing; Glances; Grieving; Hearts; Hope; Humility; Humor; Inescapable Love; Infatuation; Kindness; Kissing; Lingering; Living; Longing; Looking; Love; Magic; Mirth; Norah; Oceans; Parting; Passing; Pining; Power of Love; Rejection; Ruling; Sadness; Shores; Sighing; Sighs; Smiles; Sorrow; Souls; Spells; Stealing; Submitting; Treachery; Unhappiness; Unhappy Love; Unrequited Love; Unspoken Love; Windows; Witches; Women; Youth
First LineFarewell mirth and hilarity (Search)
Average Duration3:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1814 - 1816 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=24554
Larger WorkTwenty Irish Songs (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source http://conquest.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/f/f5/IMSLP59207-PMLP121474-Beethoven_Werke_Breitkopf_Serie_24_No_262_WoO_153.pdf
Audio Source https://open.spotify.com/track/4zHSijvu4bsZD5yBn7bf56?si=FK0MsZgLTcyxcT4QpnmwRw
Catalog DesignationWoO 153 no. 8 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano
Range: C4 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyF Major (Search)
Premiered By (Search)
Other instrumentation and voiceVoices, piano, violin, violoncello (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
If you have suggestions or corrections for this song, please enter them below and click submit.

Your Email (Optional):