Der Erlkönig (The Wizard King, The Fairy King)
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serlkonig.nwc (August 2003) 9 kB
|Full name of work:||Der Erlkönig (The Wizard King, The Fairy King)|
|Composer:||Schubert, Franz (1797-1828), Austrian|
|Lyricist:||J.W. von Goethe, English translation by Natalia MacFarren|
|Link:||http://nwc-scriptorium.org/db/schubert/serlk_lyr.text Lyrics (German and English) only|
|Music category:||Classical song|
|Name of file creator:||Nachbaur, Fred|
|e-mail address:||fnachbaur "at" netscape "dot" net|
A spooky fairy story about a father desperately trying to save his dying child.
Schubert's Opus 1 (pretty good for a first work, IMHO!)
Delete first staff before exporting to midi
Acknowledges assistance, with thanks from Richard Woodroffe
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Boxmarks - Scriptorium download at http://nwc-scriptorium.org/helpful/boxmarks.zip