Son; Сон (A dream)

Song TitleSon; Сон (Search)
Title in EnglishA dream (Search)
Composer(s):Serge Rachmaninoff (Рахманинов, Сергей Васильевич)
Author(s):Heinrich Heine
Keyword(s) & Features: Above; Aching; Around; Beautiful; Desiring; Dreaming; Dreams; Exile; Exiles; Families; Family; Firs; Friends; Heartache; Home; Homeland; Homesickness; Hopefulness; Hoping; Kin; Land; Living; Locations; Loneliness; Longing; Loss; Loved Ones; Loving; Native; Nostalgia; Ownership; Pining; Places; Possessing; Relatives; Sentimentality; Speaking; Swaying; Trees; Wanting; Wishing; Wistfulness; Words; Yearning
First LineI u menja byl kraj rodnoj; И у меня был край родной (Search)
Average Duration1:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1893 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkШесть романсов; Six Romances (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsYoung Germany (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source,_No._5.pdf
Audio Source
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 8 no. 5 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerHigh voice
Range: Eb4 - G5 (Search)
Original KeyEb Major (Search)
Dedicated ToNatalia Dmitriyevna Skalon; Наталья Дмитриевна Скалон (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionstranslation of "Ich hatte einst ein schönes Vaterland" from German into Russian by Pleshcheyev, Aleksey Nikolayevich; Плещеев, Алексей Николаевич (Search)
Sources CitedRachmaninoff's complete songs: A companion with texts and translations. (2014). Choice Reviews Online, 52(02), 52-0595. (Search)
ContributorMRH , Morgan Horning (Search)
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