Bella porta di rubini

Song TitleBella porta di rubini (Search)
Composer(s):Ottorino Respighi
Author(s):Alberto Donini (?)
Keyword(s) & Features: Accents; Admiring; Air; Beautiful; Beauty; Boons; Breathing; Breezes; Charming; Cinnabar; Closeness; Couples; Dewy; Doors; Doorways; Faces; Falling in Love; Fresh; Happiness; Imagery; Infatuation; Kisses; Laughter; Lips; Love; Manna; Metaphor: Mouth as Rubies; Metaphor: Teeth as Pearls; Moist; Mouths; Opening; Pearls; Portals; Refreshment; Roaming; Roses; Rubies; Shining; Silence; Silent; Suffering; Sweet; Together; Uncovering; Wandering; Words
First LineBella porta di rubini (Search)
Average Duration1:45 (Search)
Year of composition 1906 (Search)
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Larger WorkCinque Canti All'antica (Search)
Musical FormModified strophic (Search)
Original LanguageItalian (Search)
Score Source'antica_(voice_and_piano).pdf#page=7
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Catalog DesignationP. 71 no. 4 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
Range: C#4 - E5 (Search)
Original KeyD Major (Search)
Dedicated ToGiuseppe Borgatti (Search)
NotesPoetry authorship unverified (Search)
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