Der Wein

Song TitleDer Wein (Search)
Composer(s):Alban Berg
Author(s):Charles Baudelaire (trans. Stefan George)
Keyword(s) & Features: Adeline; Agility; Angels; Arms; Balm; Banishing; Barrels; Beauty; Beggars; Beverages; Blue; Bottles; Breasts; Bright; Brothers; Cellars; Champions; Chills; Choppy; Cold; Cool; Crystal; Deep; Desire; Dreamland; Dreams; Drink; Drinking; Dying; Effort; Energy; Esteeming; Eternal; Eyes; Fairies; Family; Fatigue; Fencers; Fevers; Fighters; Flying; Food and drink; Fresh; Gentle; Gliding; God; Graves; Happy; Heaven; Heroes; Hisses; Hope; Hot; Humanity; Humankind; Hurrying; Instruments; Kisses; Light; Love; Lovers; Moon; Morning; Mouths; Music; Naughty; Oil; Outcasts; Personification: Moon; Personification: Wine; Poetry; Poets; Pools; Pouring; Praising; Pride; Prisons; Prizing; Refreshment; Riding; Satisfied; Scorching; Seeds; Shining; Singing; Sisters; Skill; Sleeves; Soft; Songs; Sons; Souls; Sowers; Spirit; Sprouting; Strength; Suffering; Sunday; Surface; Sweat; Tasting; Thriving; Throats; Tickling; Tight; Tortured; Trees; Universe; Valleys; Violins; Water; White; Wind; Wine; Wings; Wives; Work; Working class; Youthful
First LineDes Weines Geist begann im Fass zu singen: (Search)
Average Duration14:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1929 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Musical FormThrough-composed (internal ternary & palindrome) (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSymbolism; Modernism (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source,_piano).pdf
Audio Source
Difficulty LevelAdvanced (Search)
Catalog DesignationIAB 10 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano
Range: C4 - A#5 (Search)
Orchestra and voice?Yes (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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