Lament of Mahomet Akram

Song TitleLament of Mahomet Akram (Search)
Composer(s):Blair Fairchild
Author(s):Adela Florence Nicolson (née Cory)
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Being Unloved; Careless; Cruel Love; Cruelty; Fearing; Flowers; Forgetfulness; Forgetting; Fragrance; Gold; Golden; Grass; Hair; Harmful Love; Heavy; Hope; Leaves; Lost Love; Memories; Necklaces; Passion; Past; Praying; Promise; Recalling; Regret; Remembering; Rest; Roses; Sacrifice; Sky; Slumber; Stars; Sweet; Time; Trees; Twilight; Unrequited Love; Useless; Wandering; Words; Youth
First LineI would have taken golden stars from the sky (Search)
Average Duration3:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1909 (Search) Circa
Link to English Text Online
Musical FormModified rondo (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 22 no. 2 (Search)
Range: D4 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyG minor (Search)
Dedicated ToVictor Beigel (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsas Laurence Hope; Female poet, male pen name (Search)
Recommended Printed SourcePublished by Recital Publications, Huntsville, TX, 1989 (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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