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From 12 Romances, Op.14, N.12
Voice / Vocal Fach Soprano/ Mezzo / Alto/ Baritone/ Bass
Original key Eb Major
Language Russian
Composer Serge Rachmaninoff 1873 – 1943
Poet Semyon Nadson 1862 – 1887
Range Tis time

Tis time, a setting by Semyon Nadson, was composed by Sergei Rachmaninoff between 1894 and 1896 and published the same year. It is the twelfth and last song of his cycle, 12 Romances.

In 1896, year where the melody was composed, Rachmaninoff is a young, impoverished composer. He owes money to various people and is probably suffering from a nervous break-down. His 12 Romances, all written in 1896 (except for the first one composed in 1894) show the composer’s ability to work with the poems of various writers (he sets the texts of no less then eleven different writers in this set). This third collection of songs by Rachmaninoff, is probably his most performed and appreciated ensemble of songs.

Tis time is the twelfth and last song of his 12 Romances song collection. It closes the set on a cry of desperation and the invocation of a prophet that would come in distressed times. The accompaniment powerfully supports the pleading, daunting melody at the vocal line.

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