Die gefangenen Sänger

Song TitleDie gefangenen Sänger (Search)
Composer(s):Franz Schubert
Author(s):August Wilhelm von Schlegel
Keyword(s) & Features: Art; Bars; Birds; Bliss; Brotherhood; Bursting; Cages; Calling; Celebrations; Chests; Choosing; Confinement; Contrast; Crashing; Creatures; Dashing; Dedication; Distance; Distress; Drunk; Existence; Expressions; Flowers; Forcing; Freedom; Grief; Hearing; Heartache; Hearts; Heaven; Imprisoned; Joy; Life; Lifting; Limitations; Listening; Locking; Love; Lovely; Lutes; May; Music; Nature; Nightingales; Noble; Pain; Poetry; Power; Power of Music; Preventing; Prisons; Resounding; Roots; Sensing; Shapes; Sharing; Singers; Songs; Souls; Speaking; Spirits; Spring; Stone; Struggling; Swirling; Sympathy; Tender; Throats; Torment; Vain; Verses; Walls; Wonder; Woods; Wooing; Yearning
First LineHörst du von den Nachtigallen (Search)
Average Duration4:45 (Search)
Year of composition 1821 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=74118
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsJena Romanticism (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source http://conquest.imslp.info/files/imglnks/usimg/8/88/IMSLP16284-SchubertD712_Die_gefangenen_Sänger.pdf
Catalog DesignationD. 712 (Search)
Range: D4 - G5 (Search)
Original KeyG Major (Search)
Trivial or Important references and connectionsPoet was the first professor of Sanskrit in continental Europe (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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