Minona

Song TitleMinona (Search)
Composer(s):Franz Schubert
Author(s):Friedrich Anton Franz Bertrand
Keyword(s) & Features: Affection; Ancestors; Anguish; Anxious; Appealing; Apprehension; Approaching; Archery; Arrows; Aware; Awful; Barren; Battles; Beauty; Beds; Beloved; Betrothal; Black; Blood; Bogs; Bows; Breaking; Breasts; Breezes; Brides; Bushes; Calm; Cliffs; Clothing; Clouds; Cold; Combat; Couples; Courts; Creeping; Crushing; Dark; Daughters; Dazzling; Dead; Deadly; Death; Death in combat; Death of a loved one; Death of a lover; Distance; Dogs; Doors; Driving; Dwelling; Earth; Echoes; Edgar; Engagements; Eyes; Faces; Families; Fathers; Fathers and daughters; Favorite; Fear; Feet; Floors; Fluttering; Following; Forests; Forgiving; Furious; Game; Gentle; Girls; Gleaming; Gloomy; God; Graves; Grief; Gripping; Gruesome; Hair; Happiness; Harps; Haste; Heartache; Heartbreak; Heaths; Heavy; Hills; Hoops; Horses; Hunters; Hunting; Hurrying; Iron; Jumping; Lament; Lamps; Leading; Light; Lisping; Listening; Longing; Loss; Love; Lovers; Mastiffs; Men; Messages; Messengers; Minona; Miracles; Mists; Mockery; Mosses; Mourning; Moving; Murdering; Night; Oaths; Observing; Obstructing; Orders; Outfits; Outside; Pale; Personification: Dog; Piercing; Power of nature; Pressure; Questioning; Raindrops; Raising; Rattling; Reaching; Recounting; Red; Restraining; Returning; Rocks; Romping; Sadness; Sealing; Searching; Seizing; Separated Love; Separation; Shimmering; Shots; Shuddering; Silence; Silver; Sin; Sinking; Sleeping; Slinging; Snatching; Sniffing; Snow; Snuggling; Songs; Sorrow; Sounds; Spirits; Spite; Staggering; Stars; Stories; Storms; Sudden; Suggestions; Suicide; Terror; Threats; Tidings; Torment; Valleys; Waiting; Warfare; Watching; Weapons; Weather; Whimpering; Whirring; Windows; Wounds; Yesterday; Youth
First LineWie treiben die Wolken so finster (Search)
Average Duration10:45 (Search)
Year of composition 1815 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=117137
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source http://ks.imslp.net/files/imglnks/usimg/5/55/IMSLP14008-SchubertD152_Minona.pdf
Catalog DesignationD. 152 (Search)
Range: B3 - B5 (Search)
Original KeyA minor (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsComposed February 8 (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)Contains recitative (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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