Franz Schubert

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Schubert's music is notable for its emotional depth, memorable melodies, and his profound sensitivity to the texts he set.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Ellens Gesang III ("Ave Maria"), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52/6) 1825 Vocal Music
Symphony No. 8 in B minor ("Unfinished"), D. 759 1822 Symphony
Rosamunde, Fürstin von Cypern, incidental music, D. 797 (Op. 26) 1823 Orchestral
Quintet for piano, violin, viola, cello & double bass in A major ("Trout"), D. 667 (Op. posth. 114) 1819 Chamber Music
Winterreise, song cycle for voice & piano, D. 911 (Op. 89) 1827 Vocal Music
Schwanengesang (Swan Song), song cycle for voice & piano, D. 957 1828 Vocal Music
Symphony No. 9 in C major ("The Great"), D. 944 1825 Symphony
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D. 485 1816 Symphony
Piano Sonata No. 21 in B flat major, D. 960 1828 Keyboard
Die schöne Müllerin, song cycle, for voice & piano, D. 795 (Op. 25) 1823 Vocal Music
Ständchen ("Leise flehen meine Lieder"), song for voice & piano (Schwanengesang), D. 957/4 1828 Vocal Music
Impromptus (4) for piano, D. 899 (Op. 90) 1827 Keyboard
An die Musik ("Du holde Kunst..."), song for voice & piano, D. 547 (Op. 88/4) 1817 Vocal Music
String Quartet No. 14 in D minor ("Death and the Maiden"), D. 810 1824 Chamber Music
Moments musicaux (6) for piano, D. 780 (Op. 94) 1823 Keyboard
Erlkönig ("Wer reitet so spät"), song for voice & piano, D. 328 (Op. 1) 1815 Vocal Music
Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in C major, D. 956 (Op. posth. 163) 1828 Chamber Music
Die Forelle ("In einem Bächlein helle"), song for voice & piano, D. 550 (Op. 32) 1817 Vocal Music
Gretchen am Spinnrade ("Meine Ruh'..."), song for voice & piano, D. 118 (Op. 2) 1814 Vocal Music
Heidenröslein ("Sah ein Knab..."), song for voice & piano, D. 257 (Op. 3/3) 1815 Vocal Music
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