Franz Schubert

…German…lived 1797 to 1828, 31 years, youngest of great classical composers to die…short,
 4’ 11”, maybe 5’ 1”…pudgy, “the mushroom”…rank, Goulding  #7…great song writer; wrote
hundreds of them.

                 Works Featured on CD's

SchubertAve Maria, “Hail Mary”…1825…words, Sir Walter Scott’s poem, The Lady
of the Lake
.

SchubertImpromptu in B flat MajorDefinition: Impromptu, short piece of music,
suggesting improvisation.

SchubertThe Trout Quintet, 1819…Definition: Quintet, group five musicians, singers.

SchuberTUnfinished Symphony…1822…so named because only two movements,
not usual three or four...lost for 43 years…first performed 1865.