Arion; Арион (Arion)

Song TitleArion; Арион (Search)
Title in EnglishArion (Search)
Composer(s):Serge Rachmaninoff (Рахманинов, Сергей Васильевич)
Author(s):Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin (Пу́шкин, Алекса́ндр Серге́евич)
Keyword(s) & Features: Accustomed; Allegory; Alone; Analogy; Arion; Art; Artisans; Artists; Blessing; Boats; Breaking; Carefree; Casting; Cliffs; Comparing; Comparisons; Contrast; Contrast: Artistic vs. Ordinary; Contrast: Greatness vs. Simplicity; Cradles; Creating; Creation; Crews; Damp; Deep; Dipping; Divine; Drying; Earthly; Familiar; Full; Garments; Gifts; Giving; Heavy; Helmsmen; Hymn; Imagery; Inspiration; Inspiring; Keeping; Leaning; Making; Many; Metaphor; Mundane; Myself; Mysterious; Oars; Offering; Offerings; Ordinary; Others; Past; Perishing; Poets; Powerful; Present; Presenting; Presents; Roaring; Sails; Saved; Saving; Shores; Silence; Silent; Simple; Singers; Singing; Skill; Skillful; Standards; Steering; Stories; Storms; Sudden; Sun; Symbolism; Symbols; Tales; Taut; Trust; Trusting; Under; Unison; Vessels; Waves; Whirlwinds; Worldly; Writers; Writing
First LineNas bylo mnogo na chelne; Нас было много на челне (Search)
Average Duration2:45 (Search)
Year of composition 1912 (Search)
Larger WorkЧетырнадцать романсов; Fourteen Romances (Search)
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsRomanticism; Realism (Search)
Original LanguageRussian (Search)
Score Source,_No._5.pdf
Audio Source
Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 34 no. 5 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerHigh voice
Range: D4 - Bb5 (Search)
Original KeyD minor (Search)
Dedicated ToLeonid Vitalyevich Sobinov; Леонид Витальевич Собинов (Search)
Sources CitedRachmaninoff's complete songs: A companion with texts and translations. (2014). Choice Reviews Online, 52(02), 52-0595. (Search)
ContributorMRH , Morgan Horning (Search)
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