Eho! Eho!

Poet:  Traditional

Source:  Volume 2: France

Date of Composition:  1942 (Dec.)

Publication: Hawkes and Son, Ltd. 1946

Voice Difficulty Level: Moderate

Subject:  A jealous parable for my lady.

Range:  A4 – G5

Tessitura:  B4 – F5

Tempo: Poco presto; 6/8

Duration:  01:33

Vocal Characteristics: F5 grace notes to E5; declamatory beginning of each verse; quickly moving, short, syllabic phrases; grace note turns;

Piano Difficulty Level:  Difficult

Accompaniment Characteristics: Grace note of ninths in left hand; eighth note response in right hand; sixteenth note flourish and the end of verses; chromaticism

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