Litany / Litanei

litanei.nwcMarch 20023.62 kB00:03:11
Composer:Schubert, Franz (1797-1828), Austrian
Lyricist:English words by May Byron
First Line:Rest in peace, all souls departed!
Genre:solo vocal classical
Submitter:Nachbaur, Sharon
Email:shazajn (e-mail)
This was the last of the Jacobi songs and was written in 1818
It is an exquisite example of humble affection and simple pathos expressed in a typical
Schubertian adagio.