Lullaby in E

Poet:  unidentified

Source: Brown manuscript book

Date of Composition:  c. 1924

Publication: manuscript; not available for performance

Voice Difficulty Level: Moderately Easy

Subject:  A lullaby

Range:  B3 – E5

Tessitura:  E4 – G#4

Tempo:  not indicated; 3/4

Duration:  02:00

Vocal Characteristics:  Legato; typical lullaby; some larger ascending leaps; a few chromatics in last phrase

Piano Difficulty Level:  Easy

Accompaniment Characteristics: Chordal; simple rhythms; some chromaticism

Additional Comments: Key change from E major to C major in the middle

© Nicholas Perna and Mandy Spivak 2013