Old Home Day

Song TitleOld Home Day (Search)
Composer(s):Charles Ives
Author(s):Charles Ives
Keyword(s) & Features: Air; Arches; Bands; Baseball; Bells; Boys; Brave; Cats; Childhood; Churches; Cities; Composer is Poet; Corners; Crossing; Daisies; Daphnis; Dear; East; Fair; Farewell; Forty; Friendship; Games; Gladness; Grasping; Hands; Happiness; Hearts; Home; Homeland; Hometown; Irish; Leaves; Leaving; Leaving Home; Life; Marching; Melancholy; Memories; Minor Key; Old; Opera Houses; Passage of Time; Past; Picket Fences; Playing; Recounting; Red; Remembering; Reminiscing; Returning; Reunions; Rousing; Sadness; Schools; Shouting; Signs; Songs; Sounds; Squares; Stepping; Strains; Streets; Summer; Todd; Towns; Trees; Tunes; Under; Villages; White; Wistfulness; Yankees; Years; Youth
First LineGo my songs! Draw Daphnis from the city. (Search)
Average Duration4:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1913 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=8746
Larger WorkFive Street Songs (Search)
Musical FormVerse-chorus + introduction (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsModernism (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source https://univportal.naxosmusiclibrary.com/stream.asp?s=106841%2Funivportalnmlpd10%2Fq50499%5F124
Catalog DesignationFive Street Songs, no. 1 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerLow voice
Range: D4 - E5 (Search)
Original KeyVarious (Search)
Orchestra and voice?Yes (Search)
Other instrumentation and voiceVoice, piano, obbligato treble instrument (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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