Cäcilie (Cecily)

Song TitleCäcilie (Search)
Title in EnglishCecily (Search)
Composer(s):Richard Strauss
Author(s):Heinrich Hart
Author Underrepresented GroupJewish (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Beloved; Blessed; Breath; Burning; Caressing; Comforting; Creating; Dreaming; Experience; Eyes; God; Hearts; Heights; Inclining; Kisses; Knowing; Knowledge; Light; Living; Lonely; Longing; Love; Night; Potential Love; Power of Love; Resting; Soaring; Soft; Souls; Storms; Struggles; Surrounded; Talking; Transcendence; Transcendent Love; Unrequited Love; Voices; Walking; Weary; World; Worrying
First LineWenn Du es wüßtest, (Search)
Average Duration2:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1894 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttps://www.oxfordlieder.co.uk/song/1848
Larger WorkVier Lieder (Search)
Musical FormModified strophic (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsNaturalism (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source http://ks4.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/a/a8/IMSLP135548-PMLP61437-Richard_Strauss_-_4_Lieder,_op._27.pdf
Audio Source https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oyr45OHX1rY
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 27 no. 2 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerHigh voice
Range: E4 - B5 (Search)
Original KeyE Major (Search)
Dedicated ToPauline de Ahna (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceUniversal-Edition, 1911 - Songs (Medium voice) with piano (Search)
Orchestra and voice?No (Search)
Sources Citedhttps://www.oxfordlieder.co.uk/song/1848 http://ks4.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/a/a8/IMSLP135548-PMLP61437-Richard_Strauss_-_4_Lieder,_op._27.pdf https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C%C3%A4cilie_(Strauss) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heinrich_and_Julius_Ha (Search)
ContributorGTM , Thomas Linevitch (Search)
Contributor Affiliation University of Connecticut (Search)
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