Dearest, Oh Why are Your Eyes Sometimes So Cold? (Mussorgsky, Modest)



Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Madcapellan
Madcapellan (2011/8/21)

Editor Pavel Lamm (1882-1951)
Language Russian / German
Translator Dmitry Usov (1896–1944), German text
Publisher. Info. Complete Collected Works (Полное собрание сочинений), Vol.V: Vocal Works, ser.1 & 2: Songs of Youth (pp.50-54)
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1931. Plate M. 11416 Г.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Dearest, Oh Why are Your Eyes Sometimes so Cold?
Alternative. Title Малютка, ах, зачем твой глазки порою? ; Ach, warum blickt dein Auge zuweilen
Composer Mussorgsky, Modest
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMM 12
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Не слишком медленно - плавно
(Non troppo lento-facilmente)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1866
Librettist Aleksey Pleshcheyev (1825-1893)
Language Russian
Dedication L. V. Asaryeva
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice, piano