I wonder as I wander

Song TitleI wonder as I wander (Search)
Composer(s):Benjamin Britten (arr.)
Composer Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Author(s):John Jacob Niles
Keyword(s) & Features: American; Angels; Birds; Celebrations; Christianity; Christmas; Cows; Dying; Farmers; Folk Song; God; Heaven; Heavens; Jesus; Kings; Light; Nativity of Jesus; Ordinary; People; Promises; Religion; Savior; Shepherds; Singing; Sky; Stalls; Stars; Three Wise Men; Wandering; Wanting; Wondering; Worshipping
First LineI wonder as a wander out under the sky (Search)
Average Duration4:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1940 - 1941 (Search) Circa
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=17223
Larger WorkTom Bowling and Other Song Arrangements (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/complete-folksong-arrangements-sheet-music/7863141
Audio Source https://open.spotify.com/track/0XN34HgchFPsOBLkn2I43e?si=4ar62uB4QNqQEJ0rxd1Zog
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerHigh voice
Range: F4 - G5 (Search)
Original KeyC minor (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsThis set of songs was published posthumously in 2000.; The piano part of this arrangement is only a single-line melody, and therefore could be played on other instruments. Range of piano part: F4-F6 (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)Also available in medium voice (Search)
ContributorJEM (Search)
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