Dolce far niente (Dolce far niente (sweet do nothing))

Song TitleDolce far niente (Search)
Title in EnglishDolce far niente (sweet do nothing) (Search)
Composer(s):Jean Sibelius
Author(s):Karl August Tavastsjerna
Keyword(s) & Features: Banquets; Beauty; Buds; Dreaming; Dreams; Embroidering; Enjoying; Flow; Hoping; Idleness; Imagination; Joy; Life; Living; Loving; Minutes; New Love; Nothing; Realizing; Remembering; Sweet; Sweetness; Weaving; Work
First LineJag lever min dag i drömmar (I live my day in dreams) (Search)
Average Duration1:45 (Search)
Year of composition 1910 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkEight Songs, Op. 61 (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Original LanguageSwedish (Search)
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Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 61 no. 6 (Search)
Range: C4 - A5 (Search)
Original KeyF Major (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceComplete Works/Sämtliche Werker, Breitkopf / Härtel, 2000, Jukka Tiilikainen, ed. (Search)
Orchestra and voice?Yes (Search)
Sources CitedA Performance Guide to the Songs of Jean Sibelius, Kathleen Roland-Silverstein- Includes 3 line translations, IPA/original language/English word for word (Search)
ContributorGTM (Search)
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