Lonesome Man

Song TitleLonesome Man (Search)
Composer(s):Paul Bowles
Composer Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Author(s):Tennessee Williams
Author Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Alone; Beds; Bones; Buying; Chairs; Clocks; Clopping; Dishes; Doors; Feet; Floors; Folk; Fools; Grinning; Ham; Hardwood; Heads; Home; Insomnia; Isolation; Loneliness; Lonesome; Looking; Love; Moon; Nobody; Personification: Moon; Ragtime; Regret; Rocking; Single; Sleepless; Solitude; Stopping; Stores; Teeth; Tick Tock; Without Love
First LineMy chair rock-rocks by the door all day (Search)
Average Duration1:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1946 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttps://songofamerica.net/song/lonesome-man/
Larger WorkBlue Mountain Ballads (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsContemporary drama (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/blue-mountain-ballads-sheet-music/3166508
Audio Source https://open.spotify.com/track/2LAgSwvfJ4D7zMZ2NvSJb1
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Catalog DesignationNo. 2 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: Db4 - Eb5 (Search)
Original KeyEb Major (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceG Schirmer, "Blue Mountain Ballads, Paul Bowles" (Search)
ContributorGTM , Gregory Zavracky (Search)
Contributor Affiliation University of Connecticut, Brown University (Search)
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