Der Morgenstern, D.172 (Schubert, Franz)

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General Information

Work Title Der Morgenstern
Alternative. Title The Morning Star
Composer Schubert, Franz
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. D.172
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFS 1004
Key G-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Lieblich, angenehm
Text Incipit Stern der Liebe, Glanzgebilde!
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1815-03-12
First Publication. 1983
Librettist Theodor Körner (1791-1813)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 1 minute
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
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1st setting of the text; D.203 is the 2nd setting.

The song as it stands in its original form is a fragment. It has been completed by Reinhard van Hoorickx (1918-1997), who composed performing versions for many of Schubert's unfinished songs. Hoorickx's completion has been recorded by John Mark Ainsley and Graham Johnson for the Hyperion label.

Songs by Franz Schubert