Ditja! Kak cvetok ty prekrasna; Дитя! Как цветок ты прекрасна (Like blossom dew-freshen'd to gladness; Child! you are as fair as a flower)

Song TitleDitja! Kak cvetok ty prekrasna; Дитя! Как цветок ты прекрасна (Search)
Title in EnglishLike blossom dew-freshen'd to gladness; Child! you are as fair as a flower (Search)
Composer(s):Serge Rachmaninoff (Рахманинов, Сергей Васильевич)
Author(s):Heinrich Heine
Keyword(s) & Features: Admiring; Alive; Asking; Beautiful; Beauty; Bright; Children; Dear; Death; Fair; Faith; Flowers; Forever; Future; Glad; God; Hands; Happy; Heads; Heartache; Innocence; Laying; Looking; Loss of Innocence; Love; Melancholy; Metaphor: Beauty as Flowers; Metaphor: Lover as Flower; Prayers; Praying; Protecting; Protection; Pure; Purity; Sickness; Small; Souls; Touching; Worry
First LineDitja, kak cvetok ty prekrasna; Дитя, как цветок ты прекрасна (Search)
Average Duration2:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1893 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttps://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=23792
Larger WorkШесть романсов; Six Romances (Search)
Musical FormModified strophic (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsYoung Germany (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source http://ks4.imslp.net/files/imglnks/usimg/9/97/IMSLP07155-Rachmaninov_-_Op._8,_No._2.pdf
Audio Source https://open.spotify.com/track/413Fag4uNLI6C8pNDfm0zH
Difficulty LevelMasters/YA (Search)
Catalog DesignationOp. 8 no. 2 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMiddle voice
Range: D4 - F5 (Search)
Original KeyEb Major (Search)
Dedicated ToMikhail Akimovich Slonov; Михаил Акимович Слонов (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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