Я ли в поле да не травушка была (Was I Not a Blade of Grass)

Song TitleЯ ли в поле да не травушка была (Search)
Title in EnglishWas I Not a Blade of Grass (Search)
Composer(s):Pyotr Il′yich Tchaikovsky (Пётр Ильич Чайковский)
Composer Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Author(s):Ivan Zakharovich Surikov (Су́риков, Ива́н Заха́рович)
Keyword(s) & Features: Arranged Marriage; Beautiful; Beauty; Betrothal; Branches; Breaking; Cutting; Daughters; Drying; Fate; Fathers; Flowers; Grass; Gray Hair; Green; Grief; Growing; Innocence; Leas; Little; Loss of Innocence; Metaphor: Woman as Flower; Metaphor: Woman as Grass; Miserable; Misfortune; Mothers; Nature; Parents; Questions; Roses; Sorrow; Sun; Taking; Unloved; Wedding; Without Love; Young; Youth
First LineЯ ли в поле да не травушка была (Search)
Year of composition 1880 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttps://www.lieder.net/get_text.html?TextId=113373
Larger WorkSeven romances (Search)
Original LanguageRussian (Search)
Score Source https://imslp.org/wiki/Special:ReverseLookup/114318
Audio Source https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HEiTmBny4w
Catalog DesignationOp. 47 no .7 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium/High voice
Range: C4 - G5 (Search)
Original KeyE minor (Search)
Dedicated ToAleksandra Panayeva-Kartsova (Search)
Premiered ByElizaveta Lavrovskaia (Search)
ContributorGTM , Megab Gallucci (Search)
Contributor Affiliation The college of saint rose (Search)
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