West London (A Sonnet)

Song TitleWest London (A Sonnet) (Search)
Composer(s):Charles Ives
Author(s):Matthew Arnold
Keyword(s) & Features: Asking; Babies; Beggars; Begging; Belgrave Square; Better; Children; Cities; Clothing; Cold; Common; Connections; Crouching; Daughters; England; Examples; Familiarity; Families; Feet; Friends; Frozen; Girls; Heartache; Humanity; London; Men; Mothers; Noticing; Observing; Passing; Pavement; Pointing; Poverty; Rags; Recounting; Rich; Satisfaction; Sharing; Sickness; Sorrow; Speechlessness; Spirits; Staring; States; Stories; Streets; Time; Touching; Towns; Tramps; Turning; Unknown; Walking; Women; Work
First LineCrouch'd on the pavement, close by Belgrave Square (Search)
Average Duration3:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1921 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=2019
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsVictorian (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source https://open.spotify.com/track/470d3CTzxNaWABVoMz46za
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: C4 - F5 (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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