Fur (Murray the Furrier)

Song TitleFur (Murray the Furrier) (Search)
Composer(s):William Bolcom
Author(s):Arnold Weinstein
Keyword(s) & Features: Aging; Alone; Cabarets; Coasts; Coughing; Democracy; Descriptions; Desires; Dining; Dishes; Eating; Family; Firing; Free; Furs; Ghosts; Gifts; Growing up; Guilt; Hurrying; Lives; Living; Loving; Men; Murray; Old; People; Phones; Princesses; Retiring; Songs; Sons; Stores; Stories; Uncles; Wishing; Wives; Wonderful; Working; Worrying
First LineMy Uncle Murray the furrier was a big worrier (Search)
Average Duration2:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1977 - 1985 (Search)
Larger WorkCabaret Songs Volume 1 (Search)
Musical FormModified strophic (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source (Search)
Difficulty LevelGraduate (Search)
Catalog DesignationCabaret Songs Volume 1, no. 2 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: Ab3 - Eb5 (Search)
Original KeyDb Major (Search)
Premiered ByJoan Morris, mezzo-soprano & William Bolcom, piano; July 18, 1978 (Search)
Recommended Printed Sourcehttps://www.jwpepper.com/Cabaret-Songs-Complete-/10073706.item#/submit (Search)
Orchestra and voice?Yes (Search)
ContributorJEM (Search)
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