Der Taucher, 1st setting

Song TitleDer Taucher, 1st setting (Search)
Composer(s):Franz Schubert
Author(s):Friedrich Schiller
Keyword(s) & Features: Abysses; Adorning; Adventures; Alone; Announcing; Anxious; Arms; Asking; Astonishment; Attempting; Audacity; Awful; Baring; Beckoning; Begging; Belts; Benefits; Bestowing; Birth; Black; Blasts; Blushing; Boiling; Bold; Bottomless; Branches; Bravery; Breaking; Breathing; Bright; Bubbling; Capturing; Caverns; Celebrations; Chalices; Challenges; Charybdis; Clamor; Clenching; Cliffs; Cloaks; Close; Closing; Cockroaches; Commending; Competitions; Concealing; Concern; Contrast; Coral; Crawling; Crowds; Crowns; Cruelty; Crying; Cups; Danger; Daring; Dark; Dashing; Daughters; Death; Defending; Depths; Describing; Desires; Desolate; Determination; Devouring; Disfigured; Displaying; Distance; Divers; Diving; Dizziness; Double; Dragging; Dragons; Driving; Ears; Edges; Embracing; Emerging; Emptying; Ending; Endless; Enduring; Eternal; Exhausted; Expensive; Experiences; Eyes; Faith; Falling; Farewell; Farms; Fathers; Fear; Feeling; Feet; Fingers; Fire; Fishes; Fissures; Flashing; Flattering; Floods; Flowing; Foam; Foolish; Forces; Forms; Forward; Funnels; Furious; Games; Gazing; Gems; Gentle; Girls; Glistening; God; Gods; Gold; Gorges; Grasping; Graves; Greeting; Grim; Gulping; Hammerhead sharks; Hanging; Happiness; Hearing; Hearts; Hearty; Heaven; Heights; Hell; Help; Helping; Hesitating; High; Hollow; Horror; Howling; Humans; Humility; Hundreds; Hurling; Hyenas; Imploring; Industrious; Invitations; Jaws; Jubilee; Keels; Keeping; Kingdoms; Kings; Kneeling; Knights; Laboring; Larvae; Leading; Leaning; Left; Lightning; Limbs; Living; Love; Loving; Madness; Magnificent; Masts; Men; Mercy; Miracles; Mixing; Monsters; Mountains; Mournful; Mourning; Mouths; Murmuring; Mystery; Nature; Near-death Experiences; Necks; Newts; Night; Noble; Oceans; Outrunning; Pages; Pale; Pity; Pockets; Power; Power of Nature; Praying; Precious; Precipices; Pressing; Prizes; Protection; Pulling; Purple; Quests; Rage; Rapid; Ravines; Reaching; Realizing; Rearing; Recounting; Regurgitating; Rejoicing; Remaining; Reporting; Rescuing; Retrieving; Returning; Rewards; Rings; Roaring; Rocky; Rolling; Rosy; Rowing; Rushing; Salamanders; Satisfying; Seas; Seizing; Shafts; Shame; Sharks; Ships; Shooting; Showing; Shuddering; Silence; Sinking; Sizzling; Sleeping; Slithering; Slow; Smashing; Snapping; Solitude; Souls; Sparkling; Speaking; Speech; Speed; Spinning; Spirits; Splendid; Spraying; Spurting; Steam; Steep; Stepping; Sticky; Stinging; Stories; Storms; Strength; Struggling; Surf; Surface; Surrounding; Surviving; Swans; Swimmers; Teeming; Teeth; Terrible; Terror; Testing; Threatening; Throwing; Thrusting; Thunder; Timid; Tops; Tossing; Turning; Violence; Waiting; Washing; Water; Waves; Waving; Wearing; Whirling; Whirlpools; White; Wild; Wine; Winning; Wishing; Withstanding; Wives; Women; Wonder; Words; Working; Worry; Yanking; Yawning; Youth
First LineWer wagt es, Rittersmann (Search)
Average Duration25:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1813 - 1814 (Search)
Link to English Text Online
Musical FormThrough-composed (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSturm und Drang; Weimar Classicism (Search)
Original LanguageGerman (Search)
Score Source
Audio Source
Catalog DesignationD. 77 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerBass
Range: G2 - F4 (Search)
Original KeyD minor (Search)
Sources CitedJohnson, Graham, and Richard Wigmore. Franz Schubert: The Complete Songs : Schwanengesang-Z. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014. Print. (Search)
ContributorAL (Search)
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