Song TitleAugust (Search)
Composer(s):Charles Ives
Author(s):Dante Gabriel Rossetti (after Folgóre da San Gimignano)
Keyword(s) & Features: Alpine; Apart; August; Beasts; Blessings; Cheer; Clear; Comfort; Connection to Nature; Contentment; Day; Drawing; Dwellings; Entreating; Evening; Feeding; Flowing; Freedom; Hands; Home; Horses; Houses; Italy; Miles; Morning; Mountains; Mounting; Nature; Night; Noon; Open; Parting; Peace; Perception; Possessing; Purses; Ridges; Rivers; Saddles; Scouring; Seas; Sedate; Separate; Shade; Smooth; Solitude; Stars; Thirty; Towers; Treading; Tuscan; Valleys; Water; Wind; Wishing; Youth
First LineFor August, be your dwelling thirty towers (Search)
Average Duration2:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1920 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source
Voice part suggested by composerMedium/Low voice
Range: C4 - E5 (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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