Song TitleSonnet (Search)
Composer(s):Juliana Hall
Composer Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Author(s):Elizabeth Bishop
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Balms; Fingertips; Floating; Green; Healing; Limbs; Lips; Magic; Melodies; Metaphor: Music as Magic; Metaphor: Music as Water; Moon-green; Music; Power of Music; Rest; Seas; Sinking; Sleeping; Songs; Spells; Stillness; Subaqueous; Water
First LineI am in need of music that would flow (Search)
Average Duration3:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1987 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkNight Dances (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano
Range: G3 - A5 (Search)
Dedicated ToMichael Dennis Browne and Lisa McLean (Search)
Premiered ByDawn Upshaw; Margo Garrett (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceE. C. Schirmer, Catalog No. 8593 (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)unaccompanied voice at beginning of song; glissandi (Search)
Sources Cited (Search)
Contributor Juliana Hall (Search)
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