Gretchen im Zwinger (Gretchen; Gretchens bitte), frag.

Song TitleGretchen im Zwinger (Gretchen; Gretchens bitte), frag. (Search)
Composer(s):Franz Schubert
Author(s):Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Keyword(s) & Features: Aching; Agony; Alone; Beds; Bones; Bright; Chambers; Craving; Dead; Death; Disgrace; Distress; Dreading; Drenching; Eating; Faces; Fathers; Flower pots; Flowers; Gazing; Grace; Grief; Heartbreak; Hearts; Insidious; Leaning; Misery; Morning; Pain; Rescuing; Sending; Sighing; Sitting; Sons; Sorrow; Sun; Swords; Tears; Thousand; Trembling; Weeping; Windows; Agony; Anguish; Asking; Comfort; Death of a child; Death of a loved one; Desperate; Faith; God; Longing; Mourning; Nature; Parents; Praying; Relief; Requesting; Sunrise
First LineAch neige, du Schmerzensreiche (Search)
Average Duration4:45 (Search)
Year of composition 1817 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=6441
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSturm und Drang; Innerlichkeit (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source http://conquest.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/e/e9/IMSLP16523-SchubertD564_Gretchens_Bitte_fragment.pdf
Catalog DesignationD. 564 (Search)
Range: B3 - G5 (Search)
Original KeyBb minor (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)Unfinished (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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