Gruppe aus dem Tartarus

Franz Schubert

Gruppe aus dem Tartarus in C major

D583, Op. 24/1 • “Horch, wie Murmeln des empörten Meeres”

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In September 1817, when Schubert set to music (for the second time) Schiller's poem Gruppe aus dem Tartarus (Group from Hades), he had not yet managed to find his way out of the schoolteacher routine that, as he often complained to his friends, limited the time that he was able to spend at his musical pursuits. Yet Gru... read more