Bodley, Lorraine Byrne: Schubert's Goethe Settings (Ashgate Books) Hardback


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Contents: Introduction; Perceptions of Goethe and Schubert: Goethe the musician?; Schubert, Goethe, and the development of the19th-century Lied; Schubert's Goethe Settings: The Sturm und Drang years; Goethe, Schubert and the Greeks; Lieder from the first Weimer decade; Songs of the classical years; Goethe and Schubert's volkstümliche Lieder; Goethe, Schubert and the ballad; Songs from Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre: Mignons' Lieder; Songs from Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre: The Harper's Lieder; Settings from Goethe's dramatic works; Goethe, Schubert and the sonnet; Settings from Goethe's West-östlicher Divan; Goethe, Schubert and the Singspiel; Goethe, Schubert and the choral tradition; Conclusion; Appendices; Bibliography; Discography; General index.