Along the Field (Vaughan Williams, Ralph)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. London: Oxford University Press, 1954. n.p.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi
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General Information

Work Title Along The Field
Alternative. Title
Composer Vaughan Williams, Ralph
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRV 2
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 songs
  1. We'll to the Woods no more. Moderato (E minor)
  2. Along the field as we came by. Allegretto (G minor)
  3. The half‑moon westers low, my love. Andante sostenuto (no key)
  4. In the morning. Allegro moderato (G major)
  5. The sigh that heaves the grasses. Andante sostenuto (no key)
  6. Good-bye. Allegretto grazioso e molto moderato (D major)
  7. Fancy's knell. Allegro moderato (G major)
  8. With rue my heart is laden. Lento ma non troppo (D minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1927
Librettist Alfred Edward Housman (1859-1936)
Language English
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, violin
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