Song TitleTristesse (Search)
Composer(s):Gabriel Fauré
Author(s):Théophile Gautier
Keyword(s) & Features: Air; April; Arbors; Beauty; Bodies; Bright; Celebrating; Depression; Digging; Dogs; Dresses; Drinkers; Earth; First; Floating; Gaiety; Girls; Graves; Half-closed; Happy; Hearts; Isolation; Joyful; Juxtaposition; Kisses; Languid; Laughter; Lawns; Lips; Loneliness; Lost Love; Loveless; Loving; Melancholy; Moon; Music; Nameless; Negliges; Old; Opening; Pale; Rejoicing; Returning; Roses; Rosy; Sadness; Silvering; Smiling; Songs; Soul; Spring; Suitors; Terrible; Vermilion; White; Wine; Young
First LineAvril est de retour (Search)
Average Duration2:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1873 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger Work3 Songs, Op. 6 (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsParnassianism; Romanticism (Search)
Original LanguageFrench (Search)
Score Sourceé_-_Tristesse,_Op._6,_No._2_(c).pdf
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Catalog DesignationOp. 6 no. 2 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: C4 - Eb5 (Search)
Original KeyC minor (Search)
Recommended Printed SourcePeters Urtext Vol. 1 (High/Medium) (Search)
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