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The Schubert song companion

The Schubert song companion

Author: John Reed; Norma Deane; Celia Larner; Janet Baker
Publisher: Manchester, UK ; New York : Mandolin : Distributed in the USA by St. Martin's Press, 1997. ©1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Provides background information on the text and translation for all of Schubert's songs. "A bible for the serious Schubertian."--Back cover.
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Named Person: Franz Schubert; Franz Schubert; Franz Schubert; Franz Schubert
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Reed; Norma Deane; Celia Larner; Janet Baker
ISBN: 1901341003 9781901341003
OCLC Number: 37777019
Notes: Originally published: Manchester University Press, 1985.
Description: xii, 510 pages : music ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I: The songs --
Part II: The authors --
Appendices I-VII: How many Schubert songs? --
Schubert's tonalities --
Thematic and stylistic links between the songs and the instrumental works --
The solo songs: the creative pattern --
Schubert's poetic progress: the cyclical method of composition --
Publication of the songs --
Schubert's tempo indications and expression marks.
Responsibility: John Reed ; with prose translations by Norma Deane and Celia Larner ; and a foreword by Dame Janet Baker.
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This reference book provides an encyclopaedic guide to every song by Schubert for solo voice and piano, 600 in all, including different versions, unfinished songs and variants.  Read more...


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