Die Erwartung

Song TitleDie Erwartung (Search)
Composer(s):Franz Schubert
Author(s):Friedrich Schiller
Keyword(s) & Features: Addressee: Nature; Adorning; Alone; Animals; Anticipation; Appearing; Approaching; Arms; Arriving; Attention; Awake; Awakening; Beckoning; Beloved; Birds; Bliss; Blossoms; Blowing; Bold; Bolts; Bosoms; Bowing; Branches; Breaking; Breezes; Building; Burdens; Bushes; Calling; Carrying; Cheeks; Circles; Cloaks; Colors; Confidants; Cool; Dark; Day; Days; Death; Dreams; Driving; Dwelling; Ears; Edges; Embracing; Empty; Enclosing; Ending; Enjoyment; Entangling; Enthralled; Evening; Exchanging; Expectation; Extinguishing; Eyes; Faces; Fading; Fair; Falling; Feet; Flames; Flattering; Fleeing; Floating; Flowers; Flowing; Friends; Fruit; Gates; Gazing; Girdles; Girls; Glowing; Grace; Grapes; Green; Greeting; Hands; Happiness; Harmony; Hasty; Hate; Hearing; Hearts; Heaven; Heavy; Heights; Hesperus; Hollow; Hours; Imagery; Images; Inviting; Jesting; Kisses; Leading; Leaves; Life; Lifting; Listening; Longing; Looking; Love; Lovely; Luscious; Maidens; Masses; Melting; Mistakes; Modesty; Moon; Moving; Mystery; Naked; Nature; Night; Nurturing; Opening; Pastoral; Paths; Peace; Peaches; Personification: Nature; Phantoms; Pillars; Playing; Pleasant; Ponds; Poplars; Protection; Purple; Quiet; Radiance; Rattling; Rays; Receiving; Red; Releasing; Relishing; Ripe; Robes; Roofs; Rosy; Running; Rushing; Rustling; Sacred; Safety; Searching; Secluded; Secrets; Separation; Shade; Shadows; Shimmering; Shining; Silence; Silk; Slipping; Soft; Sounds; Spirits; Spring; Startling; Steady; Stepping; Stillness; Streams; Surrounding; Swans; Sweet; Tender; Thickets; Thrones; Torches; Tranquility; Traveling; Twilight; Veils; Visions; Voices; Waiting; Walls; Weight; West; Whirring; Whispering; White; Wind; Wishing; Women; Wondering; World; Yearning; Yews
First LineHör' ich das Pförtchen (Search)
Average Duration12:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1815 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=14493
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSturm und Drang; Weimar Classicism (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source http://ks.imslp.net/files/imglnks/usimg/6/67/IMSLP14134-SchubertD159_Die_Erwartung.pdf
Link to IPA Source https://www.ipasource.com/die-erwartung-9974.html
Catalog DesignationD. 159 (Search)
Range: Bb3 - G#5 (Search)
Original KeyBb Major (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsComposed February 27 (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)Contains recitative (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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