Ja zhdu tebja; Я жду тебя (I wait for thee; I'll wait for you)

Song TitleJa zhdu tebja; Я жду тебя (Search)
Title in EnglishI wait for thee; I'll wait for you (Search)
Composer(s):Serge Rachmaninoff (Рахманинов, Сергей Васильевич)
Author(s):Mariya A. Davidova (Давыдова, Мария)
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Agitation; Anguish; Anxiety; Ardent; Being Anxious; Burning; Concealed; Concealing; Couples; Craving; Dark; Day; Descending; Desiring; Eager; Eagerness; Earth; Encountering; Encounters; Escaping; Excitement; Falling in Love; Fantasy; Fascination; Fervent; Frustration; Furtive; Hiding; Impatience; Infatuation; Longing; Love; Lovers; Loving; Meeting; Mists; Night; Obsession; Passion; Passions; Rendezvous; Restlessness; Secret; Secrets; Sleeping; Sneaking; Sun; Surrendering; Together; Torment; Trysts; Tumult; Waiting
First LineYa zhdu tebya; Я жду тебя! (Search)
Average Duration2:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1894 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=27696
Larger WorkДвенадцать романсов; Twelve Romances (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Original LanguageRussian (Search)
Score Source http://ks.imslp.net/files/imglnks/usimg/7/78/IMSLP514715-PMLP17458-Rachmaninoff_-_12_Romances,_Op.14.pdf
Audio Source http://univportal.naxosmusiclibrary.com/stream.asp?s=106841%2Funivportalnmlpd10%2Fec6881%5F001
Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 14 no. 1 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano
Range: C4 - Bb5 (Search)
Original KeyF Major (Search)
Dedicated ToLyudmila Dmitriyevna Skalon; Людмила Дмитриевна Скалон (Search)
Sources CitedRachmaninoff's complete songs: A companion with texts and translations. (2014). Choice Reviews Online, 52(02), 52-0595. (Search)
ContributorAL/SHK/MRH (Search)
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