Franz Schubert

Franz Schubert was an Austrian composer, who has gone down in the history of classical music as the great master of the art song (“Kunstlied”). He is considered one of the most prolific composers of all time and wrote numerous songs, stage and orchestral works, as well as significant choral and church music.

Most significant works (Selection):

D 257 „Das Heidenröslein“
D 328 „Der Erlkönig“
D 667 „Forellenquintett“
D 759 „Unvollendete“
D 795 „Die Schöne Müllerin“ („Das Wandern ist des Müllers Lust“)
D 810 „Der Tod und das Mädchen“
D 872 „Deutsche Messe“
D 911 „Die Winterreise“ („Am Brunnen vor dem Tore“)
D 944 „Große Sinfonie C-Dur“
D 957 „Schwanengesang“