Molitva; Молитва (Prayer)

Song TitleMolitva; Молитва (Search)
Title in EnglishPrayer (Search)
Composer(s):Serge Rachmaninoff (Рахманинов, Сергей Васильевич)
Author(s):Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Keyword(s) & Features: Admirers; Agony; Allowing; Anguish; Apathy; Ardent; Beholding; Blood; Carelessness; Confessions; Consequences; Creator; Crimes; Curing; Death; Deep; Distress; Distressing; Dying; Earth; Faith; Fickleness; Forgiving; Glances; God; Great; Grief; Grieving; Health; Hearing; Heartache; Hearts; Heavenly; Hidden Love; Ignoring; Illness; Inconstancy; Indifference; Inspecting; Keeping; Knowing; Lacking; Looking; Love; Memory; Miserable; Mourning; Myself; Neglecting; None; Noticing; Observing; Pain; Pains; Passage of Time; Pity; Poor; Prayers; Praying; Pure; Recalling; Refusing Lovers; Regret; Regrets; Regretting; Remembering; Remembrance; Remorse; Sacred; Sadness; Secrecy; Secret; Secrets; Shame; Sickness; Silence; Sin; Sinners; Slight; Smiling; Sorrow; Sorrowful; Sorrows; Soul; Souls; Spirit; Suffering; Tearing; Telling; Torment; Torn; Tragedy; Transgressions; Turmoil; Understanding; Woes; Young; Youthful
First LineO, Bozhe moj! Vzgljani na greshnuju menja; О, Боже мой! Взгляни на грешную меня (Search)
Average Duration3:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1893 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkШесть романсов; Six Romances (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSturm und Drang; Innerlichkeit (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source,_No._6.pdf
Audio Source
Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 8 no. 6 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerHigh voice
Range: C4 - A5 (Search)
Original KeyC minor (Search)
Dedicated ToMariya Adrianovna Deysha-Sionitskaya; Мария Адриановна Дейша-Сионицкая (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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