The Swimmers

Song TitleThe Swimmers (Search)
Composer(s):Charles Ives
Author(s):Louis Untermeyer
Keyword(s) & Features: Barcarolle; Clean; Cold; Connection to Nature; Cool; Darkness; Enjoyment; Excitement; Exercising; Exhilaration; Feeling; Feline; Fevers; Foam; Fulfillment; Green; Grinning; Hands; Heroes; Intensity; Larks; Lurching; Masters; Meeting; Oceans; Plunging; Pounding; Power; Power of Nature; Power Over Nature; Riding; Rising; Rushing; Seas; Senses; Slaves; Strife; Swift; Swimmers; Swimming; Turbulence; Vain; Vigor; Water; Waves; Wind
First LineThen the swift plunge into the cool green dark (Search)
Average Duration1:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1921 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: C#4 - E5 (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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