Song TitleLadslove (Search)
Composer(s):John Ireland
Author(s):A. E. Housman (Alfred Edward)
Author Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Addressee: Beloved; Clear; Confessing; Contentment; Daffodils; Eyes; Faces; Fear; Flowers; Forests; Gazing; Glancing; Grecian; Greek; In Vain; Jonquils; Lads; Lands; Looking; Lost; Loving; Mirroring; Nights; Perishing; Questioning; Sad; Secret; Showers; Sighs; Sights; Spending; Spring; Stars
First LineLook not in my eyes, for fear (Search)
Average Duration2:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1920 - 1921 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkThe Land of Lost Content (Search)
Musical FormModified strophic (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
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Difficulty LevelCollege; Masters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationThe Land of Lost Content, no. 2 (Search)
Range: F4 - Ab5 (Search)
Original KeyEb Major (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsText from AE Housman's A Shropshire Lad (Search)
ContributorJEM (Search)
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