Der Jüngling am Bache

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Franz Schubert

Der Jüngling am Bache in F minor

D192 • “An der Quelle sass der Knabe”

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Schubert first set Schiller's poem "Der Jüngling am Bache" (The Youth by the Brook) in September 1812. In this first version, the first halves of each of the four verses are approximately the same but the second halves are completely different from each other. The effect results in a sort of rondo-form song, with the s... read more