Freelance musicians and composers
Professional and amateur groups
Choral arts society - social
preludes, songs, etudes, etc.
Lied = Song in German
German "Art Song"
Lieder (plural) big in Germany.
"The Marriage of Poetry and Music"
Solo voice and piano only
Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann
Schubert - Erlking -
What are the dates of the Romantic Era? 1825 - 1900
What word is associated with the Romantic Era? Expression
What is the definition of Lieder AKA Art Song? The marriage of poetry and music.
What is the instrumentation of Lieder? Solo vocalist and piano.
What is the setting of the Lied, Erlking? A stormy night in the woods.
Who are the 4 characters in the poem? Erlking, Father, Son, and Narrator
How does Schubert represent each character musically?
Erlking - high and soft, Father - low, Son - high