Ich habe so mit Rosen

Year of composition
Friedrich Rueckert
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
8 minutes
Modern classical music
Instrumental parts
Not available

This is a funeral song based on the lyrics of Friedrich Rueckert’s "Kindtotenlieder". It tries to catch the feelings at a funeral where the griefing slowly come into the church and see the solemnly decorated casket with roses and lilies and the feelings get the whole power over the moment. Despite the grief and the pain the song has its delightning and hopeful moments, especially at the end where it comes to the conclusion that life goes on and that everything is good although it sometimes hurts. I hope that you like the piece and get the same feelings when singing it.

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