Song TitleLamentation (Search)
Composer(s):Darius Milhaud
Composer Underrepresented GroupJewish (Search)
Author(s):Anonymous after Traditional Hebrew
Keyword(s) & Features: Abandoned; Accomplishing; Angels; Beautiful; Cherubim; Circles; Clear; Complaints; Dreams; Fabric; Glory; Good; Heaven; Jewish; Jewish People; Jobs; Judaism; Lamenting; Laments; Light; Majestic; Messiah; Noble; Preparing; Pure; Religion; Religious; Resignation; Seven; Silent; Sobs; Souls; Sublime; Thrones; Voices; Working
First LineAu ciel sept chérubins (Search)
Average Duration3:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1916 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkPoèmes Juifs (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Original LanguageFrench (Search)
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Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 34 no. 8 (Search)
Range: A3 - D#5 (Search)
Original KeyC# minor (Search)
Dedicated ToTot he memory of P. M. (Search)
ContributorJEM (Search)
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