Song TitleRencontre (Search)
Composer(s):Gabriel Fauré
Author(s):Charles Jean Grandmougin
Keyword(s) & Features: Admiring; Adoration; Asking; Beauty; Binding; Bonds; Boundless; Charms; Comfort; Dreams; Evening; Excitement; Exile; Eyes; Fair; Falling in Love; Feeling; Friends; Gentle; Happiness; Hearts; Hope; Ideal; Infatuation; Knowing; Living; Lonely; Love; Meeting; Mystery; Native; New Love; Overwhelming; Pain; Part of a song cycle; Passing; Pensive; Poets; Potential Love; Pursuing; Questioning; Quivering; Rapture; Relationships; Relief; Restoring; Sadness; Seas; Shining; Sky; Souls; Space; Steadfast; Sunset; Sympathy; Timid; Today; Vain; Waking; Watching; Women
First LineJ'étais triste et pensif (Search)
Average Duration2:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1878 (Search)
Larger WorkPoème d'un jour (Search)
Musical FormModified binary (Search)
Original LanguageFrench (Search)
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Catalog DesignationOp. 21 no. 1 (Search)
Range: C#4 - F#5 (Search)
Original KeyB Major (Search)
Recommended Printed SourcePeters Urtext Vol. 1 (High/Medium) (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)Song cycle (Search)
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