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Franz Schubert
Marche Militaire

 

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Schubert: Marche Militaire

Take Me to Your Lieder

Songs in classical music are usually called "art songs." In German, art songs are called Lieder. Franz Schubert was a master of writing Lieder. Each of his songs combines poetry and music, voice and accompaniment, to make a complete musical short story.

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. What is the German word for songs?

carol

aria

lieder

refrain


2.Which of the following is NOT the title of a Schubert song?

Gretchen at the Spinning Wheel

The Trout

The Erl King

The Viennese Clock


3. Which Schubert song was turned into a piece of chamber music?

The Happy Farmer

The Trout

In the Hall of the Mountain King

Farandole


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