Song of the albatross

Song TitleSong of the albatross (Search)
Composer(s):Vittorio Giannini
Author(s):Karl Flaster
Keyword(s) & Features: Albatrosses; Animals; Aye; Beams; Beauty; Billows; Birds; Contrast: Life vs. Death; Death; Fast; Floating; Flying; Foam; Free; Freedom; Gleam; Home; Joy; Life; Living; Metaphor: Death as Sunset; Moon; Nature; Pain; Personification: Albatross; Pleasure; Pounding; Roars; Rushing; Scud; Seas; Seascapes; Setting; Shores; Songs; Speaker: Albatross; Sun; Water; West; Wild
First LineOh, it's aye for the wild sea's rushing roar, (Search)
Average Duration2:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1935 (Search) Circa
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkThree Poems of the Sea (Search)
Musical FormTernary (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Audio Source
Difficulty LevelMasters (Search)
Catalog DesignationNo. 3 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerHigh voice
Range: F4 - B5 (Search)
Original KeyA minor (Search)
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ContributorGTM (Search)
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