C. Hubert Parry: My Heart Is Like A Singing Bird

C. Hubert Parry: My Heart Is Like A Singing Bird


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Media: Sheet Music
Arrangement: High Voice, Piano (HIGH VCE/PF)
Skill Level: Advanced - Explain this
Composer: Hubert Parry
Catalogue #: NOV170121
This Item Earns 13 Musicroom Points

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Christina Rossetti’s poem The Birthday, or My Heart is Like a Singing Bird, was published in 1857 and was the subject of at least a dozen musical settings before Hubert Parry. Parry had developed the habit by this point of memorizing a text and ‘cogitating’ on it before beginning composition. In this song, Parry employs rippling semiquaver movement in both hands to establish the ecstatic nature of the piece which he only pauses at the climactic ‘Because my love is come to me’ most effectively. It remains one of his best-loved songs.



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Published on: Not specified
Format: Vocal Work
Length: Not specified
Language: English
Publisher: Novello & Co Ltd.

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