I bol'no, i sladko; И больно, и сладко (It's painful, it's sweet; It's painful and sweet; Both painfully and sweetly; Sweet Pain)

Song TitleI bol'no, i sladko; И больно, и сладко (Search)
Title in EnglishIt's painful, it's sweet; It's painful and sweet; Both painfully and sweetly; Sweet Pain (Search)
Composer(s):Pyotr Il′yich Tchaikovsky (Пётр Ильич Чайковский)
Composer Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Author(s):Evdokiya Petrovna Grafinya Rostopchina (Ростопчина; Евдокия Петровна, Графиня)
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Affairs; Agony; Anticipation; Anxiety; Anxious; Arousal; Arousing; Attending; Attention; Blazing; Blood; Breaking; Chains; Comparing; Comparisons; Confessions; Contrast; Contrast: Pleasure vs. Pain; Couples; Cursing; Delight; Delighting; Describing; Descriptions; Desiring; Discomfort; Disquiet; Distress; Dumb; Enchanting; Enchantment; Evoking; Excitement; Exciting; Exhilarating; Exuberance; Falling; Falling in Love; Fearing; Feeling; Feelings; Fevers; First; Flowing; Flushing; Free; Gazes; Hearing; Hearts; Heat; Hot; Hours; Infatuation; Joy; Joyful; Joys; Light; Love; Lovers; Loving; Lowering; Mad; Meetings; Mute; Nerves; Nervous; No One; Now; Obsessing; Obsession; Open; Painful; Passing; Pounding; Pouring; Ready; Relationships; Rendezvous; Saying; Secret; Secrets; Shaking; Shy; Shyness; Silence; Souls; Speaking; Staring; Starting; Strength; Striking; Sweet; Telling; Thrilling; Thrills; Torment; Trepidation; Trysts; Turbulence; Unknowing; Veins; Words
First LineI bol'no, i sladko; И больно, и сладко (Search)
Average Duration2:30 (Search)
Year of composition 1869 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttps://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=117490
Larger WorkШесть романсов; Six Romances (Search)
Musical FormTernary (Search)
Original LanguageRussian (Search)
Score Source http://ks4.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/e/e2/IMSLP19043-PMLP09793-Tchaik_TH093.pdf
Audio Source https://open.spotify.com/track/2ytGafcGVunxW0QdMaIiVM?si=cuaZ-sE9S7uWKPKuC01wpw
Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 6 no. 3 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMiddle Voice
Range: B3 - A5 (Search)
Original KeyA Major (Search)
Dedicated ToAleksandra Kochetova; Александра Кочетова (Search)
Premiered ByAleksandra Kochetova; Александра Кочетова (Search)
Sources Citedhttps://www.worldcat.org/title/tchaikovskys-complete-songs-a-companion-with-texts-and-translations/oclc/46835585; http://en.tchaikovsky-research.net/pages/Main_Page (Search)
ContributorMRH , Morgan Horning (Search)
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