Song TitleAnhelos (Search)
Composer(s):JoaquĆ­n Turina
Author(s):Francisco Rodriguez Marin
Keyword(s) & Features: Beds; Burning; Clarity; Complaints; Dark; Deaf; Death; Desire; Drinking; Earth; Elements; Extinguishing; Fighting; Fire; Forever; Greed; Igniting; Infusing; Inhaling; Intimacy; Jealous; Life; Lifeless; Lights; Lips; Longing; Love; Loving; Metaphor: Love as Volcano; Metaphor: Narrator as Earth; Metaphor: Narrator as Fire; Metaphor: Narrator as Water; Metaphor: Narrator as Wind; Mouths; Nature; Night; Personification: Earth; Personification: Fire; Personification: Nature; Personification: Water; Personification: Wind; Pleasing; Possessing; Silent; Souls; Statues; Sweet; Thirst; Unrequited Love; Volcanoes; Water; Wind
First LineAgua quisiera ser (Search)
Average Duration2:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1929 - 1930 (Search)
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Larger WorkTres sonetos, Op. 54 (Search)
Musical FormModified strophic (Search)
Original LanguageSpanish (Search)
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Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 54 no. 1 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano
Range: F4 - A5 (Search)
Original KeyA Minor (Search)
Dedicated ToLydia de Rivera (Search)
Premiered ByLydia de Rivera (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceUnion Musical Espanola, B00J2DZZU6 (Search)
Orchestra and voice?Yes (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)Modality; chromaticism (Search)
Sources Cited htt (Search)
ContributorGTM , Thomas Linevitch (Search)
Contributor Affiliation University of Connecticut (Search)
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