Rosamunde, Op. 26

The Rosamunde incidental music Op. 26 (D. 797) was written by Franz Schubert for an 1823 play by Helmina von Chézy. The play premiered in Vienna's in and it was an inmediate failure. It has been since lost, but George Grove and Arthur Sullivan rediscovered Schubert's music in 1867. Excerpts from the Rosamunde music are frequently performed: the one-hour complete score, though, is seldom heard. There are two overtures associated with Rosamunde: the one actually played in the production was originally written for Schubert's opera Alfonso und Estrella. The ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Rosamunde, Op. 26 - I. Overture (Alfonso und Estrella, D: 732) and Ballet no. 1
Rosamunde, Op. 26 - II. Entr'acte no. 1
Rosamunde, Op. 26 - III. Entr'acte no. 3
Rosamunde, Op. 26 - IV. Ballet no. 2 and Conclusion
Overture (The Magic Harp, D.644)

Franz Schubert

Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Although he died at an early age, Schubert was tremendously prolific. He wrote some 600 ...
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