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Franz Schubert


Franz Schubert - Piano Trio No 2 in E flat major


Schubert - "Ständchen" D957


5 Secret Facts About... Franz Schubert


Franz Schubert - German Dance No. 1 in C major (Barry Lyndon Soundtrack)


Elly Ameling; "An den Mond"; Franz Schubert

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.