Na son grjadushchij; На сон грядущий (Prayer at bedtime; At bedtime; Before sleep)

Song TitleNa son grjadushchij; На сон грядущий (Search)
Title in EnglishPrayer at bedtime; At bedtime; Before sleep (Search)
Composer(s):Pyotr Il′yich Tchaikovsky (Пётр Ильич Чайковский)
Composer Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Author(s):Nikolai Platonovich Ogaryov (Огарёв, Николай Платонович)
Keyword(s) & Features: Accusing; All; Bearing; Beds; Bedtime; Before; Benedictions; Beseeching; Betrayal; Betraying; Blessing; Bodies; Breath; Bringing; Burning; Busy; Compassion; Compassionate; Creatures; Darkness; Day; Deceit; Deceiving; Deceptions; Delusion; Delusions; Dreaming; Dreams; Empathy; End; Fatigue; Fooling; Forgiving; Giving; God; Going to Sleep; Hostile; Hypocrisy; Infants; Irony; Lies; Life; Lives; Living; Love; Loving; Lying; Misery; Mockery; Mocking; Night; Paupers; Peace; People; Prayers; Praying; Quiet; Relief; Rest; Restful; Resting; Ridicule; Sad; Sarcasm; Satire; Sins; Sleep; Sleeping; Somber; Soothing; Souls; Suffering; Summoning; Talking; Tears; Time; Wanting; Weariness; Wearing Out; Weary; Wearying; World
First LineNochnaja t'ma bezmolvije prinosit; Ночная тьма безмолвие приносит (Search)
Average Duration3:15 (Search)
Year of composition 1875 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Larger WorkШесть романсов; Six Romances (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsRomanticism; Naturalism (Search)
Original LanguageRussian (Search)
Score Source
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Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 27 no. 1 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMiddle voice
Range: Bb3 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyBb minor (Search)
Dedicated ToYelizaveta Andreyevna Lavrovskaya; Елизавета Андреевна Лавровская (Search)
Sources Cited; (Search)
ContributorMRH , Morgan Horning (Search)
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