10 . FRANZ SCHUBERT
In honor of his piano pieces, songs and symphonies!
(1797 – 1828)
Franz Peter Schubert (1797-1828) was an Austrian composer. He wrote some 600 lieder, nine symphonies (including the famous “Unfinished Symphony”), liturgical music, operas, and a large body of chamber and solo piano music. He is particularly noted for his original melodic and harmonic writing.
Mass No. 2 in G, D. 167
Performance by the MIT Concert Choir
Piano sonata in B♭, D. 960 (composed in 1828)
Performed by Randolph Hokanson
Examples of Works for violin and piano
Performed by Denes Zsigmondy (violin) and Annaliese Nissen(piano)