Ich denke dein, wenn mir der Sonne Schimmer

Song TitleIch denke dein, wenn mir der Sonne Schimmer (Search)
Composer(s):Ludwig van Beethoven
Author(s):Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Keyword(s) & Features: Bittersweet; Distance; Duet; Evening; Gleam; Longing; Moon; Painting; Seas; Shimmer; Shining; Springs; Sun; Thinking; Unanswered Love
First LineIch denke dein, wenn mir der Sonne Schimmer (Search)
Average Duration6:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1803 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=6358
Musical FormVariation (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsGerman romanticism; A friend of the Göttinger Hainbund (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source http://ks4.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/8/87/IMSLP05753-Beethoven_6variations4hdg_woo74.pdf
Audio Source http://univportal.naxosmusiclibrary.com/stream.asp?s=106841%2Funivportalnmlpd10%2Fqw3224%5F001
Link to IPA Source https://www.ipasource.com/ich-denke-dein-wenn-mir-der-sonne-schimmer.html
Catalog DesignationWoO 74 (Search)
Range: D4 - G5 (Search)
Original KeyD Major (Search)
Dedicated ToDuchesses Josephine Deym and Therese Brunswick (Search)
Premiered By (Search)
Other instrumentation and voiceVoice and duet piano (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)Most of the song is piano variation with no vocal – the only vocal part is the opening two lines. (Search)
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