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The ones you know or you must know.

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1815

Der Erlkönig

F. Schubert

1823

Die Schöne Müllerin

F. Schubert

Rückert Lieder

G. Mahler

1902

4 Last Songs

R. Strauss

1948

Songs of Gurre

A. Schoenberg

1911
1885
1909
1827

Winter Journey

F. Schubert

1828

Swan song

F. Schubert

Other renowned works

1871 - Songs on Words by Eliška Krásnohorská Antonín Dvořák

1858 - Wesendonck Lieder Richard Wagner

1840 - 12 Poems Robert Schumann

1840 - Liederkreis Robert Schumann

1840 - A Woman's Love and Life Robert Schumann

1828 - Der Hirt auf dem Felsen Franz Schubert

1825 - Ellens dritter Gesang (Ellens Gesang III), “Hymne an die Jungfrau, Ave Maria” Franz Schubert

1817 - Death and the Maiden Franz Schubert

1817 - An die Musik Franz Schubert

1816 - Der Wanderer (2) Franz Schubert

1800 .. 1950 : the essential composers

1770-1827 Ludwig van Beethoven °

1810-1849 Frédéric Chopin °

1797-1828 Franz Schubert °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1732-1809 Joseph Haydn °

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1809-1847 Felix Mendelssohn °

° : Masterpieces listed

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