Among the Fuchsias

Song TitleAmong the Fuchsias (Search)
Composer(s):Henry Thacker Burleigh
Composer Underrepresented GroupAfrican-American; POC (Search)
Author(s):Adela Florence Nicolson (as Laurence Hope)
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Addressee: Forbidden Lover; Awaking; Buds; Calling; Children; Concern; Day; Daylight; Desire; Discomfort; Divine; Doubts; Drooping; Dying; Empty; Enticing; Exoticism; Faces; Faithfulness; Fear; Forbidden Love; Fuchsias; God; Hiding; Infidelity; Kisses; Lakes; Links; Long; Longing; Lotuses; Men; Morality; Mouths; Nature; Night; Orientalism; Strong; Sweet; Temptations; Tempting; Words; Wrong; Youth
First LineCall me not to a secret place (Search)
Average Duration3:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1915 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkFive Songs of Laurence Hope (Search)
Musical FormStrophic (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsOrientalism; Exoticism; (Search)
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source,_Harry_Thacker)#IMSLP238246
Audio Source
Difficulty LevelMasters/Young Artist (Search)
Catalog Designationno. 4 (Search)
Range: E4 - Ab5 (Search)
Original KeyF minor (Search)
Premiered ByJohn McCormack, tenor, and Edwin Schneider, piano (Search)
Recommended Printed Source (Search)
Orchestra and voice?No (Search)
ContributorGTM , Ben G (Search)
Contributor Affiliation University of Connecticut (Search)
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