Ostrovok; Островок (The isle)

Song TitleOstrovok; Островок (Search)
Title in EnglishThe isle (Search)
Composer(s):Serge Rachmaninoff (Рахманинов, Сергей Васильевич)
Author(s):Konstantin Dmitrievich Balʹmont (Константи́н Дми́триевич Бальмо́нт (after Percy Bysshe Shelley))
Keyword(s) & Features: Air; Anemones; Breezes; Canopies; Carpets; Dreaming; Dreams; Grass; Green; Isles; Leaves; Metaphor: Trees as Statues; Peace; Personification: Island; Seas; Silence; Sleeping; Solitude; Statues; Stirring; Storms; Tranquility; Trees; Violets; Waves
First LineИз моря смотрит островок (Search)
Average Duration2:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1894 - 1896 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=19123
Larger Work12 Romances (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Original LanguageRussian (Search)
Score Source http://ks.imslp.net/files/imglnks/usimg/7/78/IMSLP514715-PMLP17458-Rachmaninoff_-_12_Romances,_Op.14.pdf
Audio Source http://univportal.naxosmusiclibrary.com/stream.asp?s=106841%2Funivportalnmlpd10%2Fq04406%5F106
Catalog DesignationOp. 14 no. 2 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerHigh voice
Range: Eb4 - G5 (Search)
Original KeyG Major (Search)
Dedicated ToSófya (Sophia) Aleksándrovna Satiná (Search)
Sources CitedRachmaninoff's complete songs: A companion with texts and translations. (2014). Choice Reviews Online, 52(02), 52-0595. (Search)
ContributorSHK (Search)
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