Song TitlePrometheus (Search)
Composer(s):Franz Schubert
Author(s):Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Keyword(s) & Features: Accomplishing; Addressee: Gods; Addressee: Zeus; Allowing; Almighty; Beggars; Beheading; Believing; Blossoming; Boys; Breath; Budding; Building; Children; Clouds; Confused; Covering; Creation; Death; Deceived; Defiance; Disdain; Distressed; Dreams; Ears; Earth; Easing; Enjoying; Envying; Eternal; Eyes; Fate; Flying; Fools; Forging; Forming; Glow; Gods; Gratitude; Greek mythology; Hating; Hazes; Hearing; Hearths; Hearts; Heaven; Heeding; Helping; Honoring; Hopeful; Huts; Images; Knowing; Laments; Life; Majesty; Masters; Men; Mountains; Nourishing; Oaks; Offerings; Oppressed; Pain; Peaks; Pitying; Poor; Practicing; Prayers; Pride; Prometheus; Quieting; Races; Rejoicing; Rescuing; Sacred; Scorn; Slavery; Sleepers; Speaker: Prometheus; Standing; Starving; Suffering; Sun; Tears; Thistles; Time; Titans; Weeping; Wilderness; Wretched; Young; Zeus
First LineBedecke deinen Himmel, Zeus (Search)
Average Duration5:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1819 (Search)
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Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSturm und Drang; Innerlichkeit (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
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Catalog DesignationD. 674 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerBaritone or Bass
Range: Cb3 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyG minor (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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