Song TitleButterflies (Search)
Composer(s):Henry Kimball Hadley
Author(s):Anonymous (possibly Charlotte Becker)
Keyword(s) & Features: Adolescence; Betrayal; Betrayed Love; Black; Blue; Butterflies; Care; Dew; Eyes; False Love; Forlorn; Forsaking; Glowing; Gold; Gone; Hearts; Innocence; Light; Loss of Innocence; Lost Love; Love; Lovers; Morning; Omens; Pansies; Pure; Pursuing; Sad; Shining; Sky; Sobbing; Sweet; Swift; Tales; Weeping; Wet; Wheeling; White; Young Love
First LineAt sixteen years she knew no care; (Search)
Year of composition 1911 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=1285750
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source https://tinyurl.com/hadleybutterflies
Catalog DesignationOp. 53, no. 1 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium/High voice
Range: D4 - G#5 (Search)
Original KeyF Major (Search)
Dedicated ToRita (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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