Wandrers Nachtlied

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Franz Schubert

Wandrers Nachtlied in Bb major

D768, Op. 96/3 • “Über allen Gipfeln ist Ruh”

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In July 1815, 18-year-old Franz Schubert put to paper the first of two Lieder that go by the title Wandrers Nachtlied (Wanderer's Night-Song); sometime between seven and nine years later he crafted another of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's poems into this, the second Wandrers Nachtlied, D. 768, also known as Op. 96, No. ... read more