Sakura [Cherry Blossom] (violin + piano)

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Full details

Whereas in China the cherry blossom symbolizes feminine beauty, the feminine principle, or love in the language of herbs, in Japan the cherry blossoms are believed to exemplify the transient nature of life, because of their short blooming times. Cherry blossoms also symbolize clouds due to their nature of blooming en masse, besides being an enduring metaphor for the ephemeral nature of life, an aspect of Japanese cultural tradition that is often associated with Buddhistic influence, and which is embodied in the concept of mono no aware (a Japanese term used to describe the awareness of mujo or the transience of things and a bittersweet sadness at their passing).

Sakura is an omen of good fortune and is also an emblem of love, affection and represents spring. Cherry blossoms are an enduring metaphor for the fleeting nature of life, and as such are frequently depicted in art.


Score ID
84129
Year of composition
2009
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
1 minute
Instrumentation
Solo Solo Violin + piano
Genre
Classical music
Licensing

For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

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