Grade 12 Music Independent Study~ Classical/Romantic
Guten tag! From the beginning of time music has been used to tell stories and express emotions. The Classical/Romantic period was a time where emotions surfaced in music and performers and listeners were invited to imagine the tales told through the compositions. Franz Schubert was a highly talented musician who took the writings of Johann Wolfgang von Gothe, an epic and lyrical poet, and set them to music. In this unit we will discover the romantic interpretation of German lieder. Viel Glück und viel Spaß!