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Franz Schubert - The Masterpiece Collection
Franz Schubert (–) was an Austrian romantic composer and although he died at the age of 31, he was a prolific composer, having written some lieder and nine symphonies. Life and Music Aged 10, the young Schubert won a place in the Vienna Imperial Court chapel choir and quickly gained a reputation as a budding composer with a set of.
Symphony No. 8 in B minor ("Unfinished"), D. 759


Label: EMI Music South Africa (Pty) Ltd. - MPJ(K)12 • Series: The Masterpiece Collection - MPJ(K)12 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: South Africa • Genre: Classical • Style: Romantic

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It was years ago this week that Franz Schubert () wrote a song that would alter the course of music history. WRTI’s Kile Smith looks at “Gretchen at the Spinning Wheel,” an unassuming title for Schubert’s first masterpiece and the start of an entire genre of music.
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