Franz Schubert

Auflösung in G major

D807 • “Verbirg dich, Sonne”

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In March 1824, the same month that he penned his most famous string quartet (the "Death and the Maiden" Quartet, D. 810), Franz Schubert also made one of his most astounding experiments in the realm of Lieder: Auflösung, D. 807. The song is nothing at all like any song that came before it. Johann Mayrhofer's poem, two ... read more