Three Hundred Pounds

Song TitleThree Hundred Pounds (Search)
Composer(s):Ludwig van Beethoven
Author(s):Richard Llwyd
Keyword(s) & Features: Admiring; Beholding; Blessings; Boats; Boys; Breaking; Care; Children; Churches; Cliffs; Converting; Cots; Cottages; Couples; Couplets; Dear; Declaring; Denying; Deploring; Desires; Devotion; Dozen; Enchanting; Entering; Eyes; Faces; Fairs; Families; Fancy; Fathers; Feet; Fellows; Fields; Five; Girls; Grace; Grandsons; Growing; Happiness; Hardships; Hats; Health; Hearts; Heat; Home; Hywel; Kate; Kindness; Kisses; Lakes; Landscapes; Love; Maidens; Money; Motions; Nature; Numbers; Past; Pebbles; Poor; Pounds; Prizes; Reading; Recounting; Rivals; Shoes; Slipping; Smiling; Snow; Sorrow; Stories; Strength; Struggling; Summer; Thoughts; Three hundred; Tides; Treasures; Trouble; Wealth; Winter; Youth
First LineIn yonder sung cottage, beneath the cliff's side (Search)
Average Duration3:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1817 (Search)
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Larger Work26 Welsh Songs (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
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Catalog DesignationWoO 155 no. 24 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano
Range: D4 - F#5 (Search)
Original KeyD Major (Search)
Premiered By (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsCommissioned by publisher George Thomson; Poet also known as the Bard of Snowdon (Search)
Other instrumentation and voiceVoice, piano, violin, violoncello (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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