The Lieder anthology

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Hal Leonard, Jul 1, 2003 - Music - 264 pages
This edition presents 65 diverse songs by major composers of German art song, or lieder, and is the perfect one-volume lieder source for voice students. All the songs are new Vocal Library editions. Historical notes about the relevant history and background of each song are included, as are line-by-line translations for study. A select committee of experienced voice teachers was consulted to choose the most essential and vocally instructive songs in compiling this collection. Composers represented: Beethoven, Brahms, Franz, Gustav Mahler, Alma Mahler, Fanny Hensel, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Schubert, Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann, Strauss, Wolf. Co-editor Dr. Virginia Saya, on the faculty of Loyola Marymount University, is a musicologist with a special interest in lieder. This collection includes the first American edition of Funf Ophelia Lieder by Brahms. 288 pages, sewn binding.

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Contents

Ludwig van Beethoven
7
Sehnsucht
14
Johannes Brahms
20
Meine Liebe ist grün
28
Ständchen
34
Ophelia Lieder
50
Robert Franz
56
Gustav Mahler
69
Lob des hohen Verstandes
76
Wer hat dies Liedlein erdacht?
84
Alma Schindler Mahler
92
Der Blumenstrauß
104
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
117
Als Luise die Briefe ihres ungetreuen Liebhabers verbrannte
130
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