Schubert – Symphony no. 5 in B flat major IV. Allegro vivace, Macau Youth SO & Veiga Jardim

Franz Peter Schubert (31 January 1797 – 19 November 1828) was an Austrian composer. Although he died at an early age, Schubert was a prolific 

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composer, having written some 600 Lieder, nine symphonies (including the famous “Unfinished Symphony“), liturgical music, operas, some incidental music, and a large body of chamber and solo piano music. Appreciation of Schubert’s music during his lifetime was limited, but interest in his work increased Franz Schubertsignificantly in the decades following his death at the age of 31. Franz LisztRobert Schumann,Johannes Brahms and Felix Mendelssohn, among others, discovered and championed his works in the 19th century. Today, Schubert is seen as one of the leading exponents of the early Romantic era in music and he remains one of the most frequently performed composers.

(Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franz_Schubert)

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One response to “Schubert – Symphony no. 5 in B flat major IV. Allegro vivace, Macau Youth SO & Veiga Jardim

  1. Pingback: Franz Schubert – Symphony No.2 in B-flat major, D.125 (1815): make music part of your life series | euzicasa

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