La lune

Song TitleLa lune (Search)
Composer(s):Charles Koechlin
Author(s):Théodore Faullain de Banville
Keyword(s) & Features: Absurd; Adoring; Bothering; Caprice; Charming; Cloaks; Clouds; Complaining; Dunes; Fleeing; Frivolous; Love; Lovers; Metaphor: Moon as Lover; Metaphor: Moon as Woman; Mocking; Moon; Night; Personification: Moon; Rondel; Sky; Smiling; Tormenting
First LineAvec ses caprices la lune (Search)
Average Duration1:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1891 - 1895 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger Work7 Rondels, op. 8 (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSymbolism (Search)
Original LanguageFrench (Search)
Score Source,_Series_2_(voice_and_piano).pdf#page=13
Audio Source
Catalog DesignationOp. 8 no. 4 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium/High voice
Range: C4 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyF Major (Search)
Dedicated ToPaul Vidal (Search)
Orchestra and voice?No (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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