Kihnu pulmalaulud/Kihnu island wedding songs.- Ei voi onneta elada
Can't live without luck (1959)


(Neiukene, noorukene ; Dear sweet maiden, pretty blossom)

...Die Insel Kihnu befindet sich in der Rigaer Bucht... ...Kihnu is in the Gulf of Riga (Gulf of Livonia)...

Tormis, Veljo (1930-2017) [Estonia]

Text by Anonyme
Adaptor of the text: Koiva, Olli (born in 1932) [Estonia]
Mürk, Harri (died in 2009) [Estonia]
Published by Eres [Germany], 2008
Ref. : eres 3508  (9 p.)
Type of material: Full score
ISMN/ISBN : ISMN 979-0-2024-3508-3
Other titles on the same score: Peiu pilkamine ; Ilu kaob oue pealt ; Sööge, langud
Text in: Finnish + adapted in English
Epoque: 20th century (1990-2000)
Genre-Style-Form: Partsong ; Folk music ; Suite ; Secular
Type of Choir: SATB  (4 mixed voices )
Soloist(s): Sopran (1) (1 soloist(s) )
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: F major
Duration: 2.0 min.
Origin: Estonia ; Finland
Musicological Sources: Runolied / Kalevalla-Lied