Proverb II

Poet:  William Blake (1757-1827)

Source:  Songs and Proverbs of William Blake

Date of Composition:  1965 (Apr. 6)

Publication: Faber, 1965

Voice Difficulty Level: Difficult

Subject:  The hypocritical English religious scene.

Range:  D#4 – B4

Tessitura:  D#4 - B4

Tempo:  As at the start

Duration:  00:24

Vocal Characteristics: Requires pitch and rhythmic independence

Piano Difficulty Level:  Difficult

Accompaniment Characteristics: Flourishes followed by octave quarter notes in both hands

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