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The Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

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  • Musical scores, lyrics & libretti,
  • Songs, German,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • German,
  • Texts,
  • Musical Instruments - General,
  • Music / Popular,
  • Genres & Styles - Folk & Traditional,
  • Ballads, German,
  • Collected works

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages435
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8127766M
ISBN 100879100044
ISBN 109780879100049

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The Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder: The Original Texts of Over Seven Hundred and Fifty Songs (Limelight) - Kindle edition by Bird, George, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, George Bird, Richard Stokes. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder: The Original Texts Cited by: 5. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau has 29 books on Goodreads with ratings. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau’s most popular book is The Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder.   The Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder is a beautifully produced book, and although a paperback, a pleasure to 'heft' in the hand. It is well organised with good indexes and with poem and translation on the same page - very useful when following the text while listening to a performance/5(25).   This book, compiled by one of the greatest lieder performers of our time, is an extensive anthology of lieder texts from midth century (Haydn, Gluck) to the first half of the 20th (Shoeck, Hindemith), with the vast majority placed in the heart of Fisher-Dieskau expertise - the romantic lieder: over of Schubert's songs, most of Schumann's, and then Loewe, Cornelius, Brahms and many more/5(26).

Get this from a library! The Fischer-Dieskau book of lieder: the original texts of over seven hundred and fifty songs. [Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau; George Bird; Richard Stokes;] -- "From the acknowledged master interpreter of Lieder, this is a personal selection of more than German art-song texts arranged with new English translations on facing pages, enabling the. The Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau No preview available - The Fischer-Dieskau Book of Lieder Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau No preview available - . It should come as no great surprise that the musician Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, singer of lieder and opera, is also intensely occupied with reading and writing. Fischer-Dieskau grew up in a house filled with books, and often observed his father, the author of several books of . Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (28 May – 18 May ) was a German lyric baritone and conductor of classical music, one of the most famous Lieder performers of the post-war period, best known as a singer of Franz Schubert's Lieder, particularly "Winterreise" of which his recordings with accompanist Gerald Moore and Jörg Demus are still critically acclaimed half a century after their release.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Fischer-Dieskau book of lieder by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, , Knopf edition, in English - 1st American by: 5. The Penguin Book of English Song anthologizes the work of English poets who have inspired a host of different composers (some English, some not) to write vocal music. Each of the chapters, arranged chronologically from Chaucer to Auden, opens with a precis of .   The Book of Lieder, edited by Richard Stokes and with a foreword by Ian Bostridge, is an invaluable collection of over a thousand classic Lieder, in parallel German and English text. Synopsis This unique volume contains, in parallel translation, a thousand of the most frequently performed Lieder, both piano-accompanied and orchestral/5(14). The poem-texts of over songs in German—and English translation—selected by the renowned baritone. No annotations, but an introductory essay, and indexes abounding. Goethe, Schiller, Heine, and Hesse figure among the lyricists while the composers include Brahms, Mahler, Schumann, and, above all, Schubert, whose songs are scrutinized by Fischer-Dieskau in Schubert's Songs, below.