Du bist die Ruh

Franz Schubert

Du bist die Ruh in Eb major

D776, Op. 59/3 • “Du bist die Ruh, der Friede mild”

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Schubert set relatively few poems by Friedrich Rückert, but this song is one of five from 1823. Actually, three of those efforts, which includes Lachen und Weinen (Laughter and Tears), are not positively dated to that year, but most likely come from that approximate time. "Du bist die Ruh" (You are Rest and Peace) is N... read more