Introduction To The Composer // Franz Schubert (Short Biography)
Franz Schubert - Piano Trio No 2 in E flat major
Franz Schubert: An Die Musik, D 547 - Felicity Lott
Schubert - "Ständchen" D957
Franz Schubert, An Die Musik
Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer of the late Classical and early Romantic eras. Despite his short lifetime, Schubert left behind a vast oeuvre, including more than 600 secular vocal works, seven complete symphonies, sacred music, operas, incidental music and a large body of piano and chamber music. His major works include the Piano Quintet in A major, D. 667 , the Symphony No. 8 in B minor, D. 759 , the three last piano sonatas, the opera Fierrabras, the incidental music to the play Rosamunde, and the song cycles Die schöne Müllerin and Winterreise.