Vocal Literature I - TImeline Barret Wilber (Copy)

Poets

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1749 - 1832

Friedrich von Schiller

1759 - 1805

Major works

Gretchen am Spinnrade (1814)

1814

Schubert Erlking (1815)

1815

An Die Ferne Geliebte (1816)

1816

Die Schöne Müllerin (1823)

1823

Winterreise (1827)

1827

Dichterliebe (1840)

1840

Tristan und Isolde (1865)

1865

Kindertotenlieder (1905)

1905

Historical events

Montesquieu's "Spirit of the Laws" (1748)

1748

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

Rousseu's Social Contract (1761)

1761

Stimmen der Volker in Liedern (1778-79)

1778 - 1779

Riegn of Joseph II (1780-90)

1780 - 1790

French Revolution (1789)

1789

Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars (1792-1815)

1792 - 1815

Shakespear's plays translated into German (1797-1833)

1797 - 1833

Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

Revoltion in France (1830)

1830

Darwin Origin of Species (1859)

1859

Franco Prussian War

1870 - 1871

Unification of Germany (1871)

1871

Freud's Interpretation of Dreams

1900

Composers

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

1732 - 1809

Carl Friedrich Reichardt (1752-1814)

1752 - 1814

W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)

1756 - 1791

Carl Friedrich Zelter (1758-1832)

1758 - 1832

Johann Zumsteeg

1760 - 1802

Ludwig Van Beethoven

1770 - 1827

Luise Reichardt (1779-1825)

1779 - 1825

Louis Spohr (1784-1859)

1784 - 1859

Carl Maria Von Weber

1786 - 1826

Carl Loewe (1796-1869)

1796 - 1869

Franz Schubert

1797 - 1828

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel

1805 - 1847

Felix Mendelssohn

1809 - 1847

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

Franz Liszt

1811 - 1886

Richard Wagner (1813-1883)

1813 - 1883

Robert Franz (1815-1892)

1815 - 1892

Clara Wiek Schumann (1819-1896)

1819 - 1896

Johannas Brahms (1833-1897)

1833 - 1897

Anton Dvorak

1841 - 1904

Edvard Grieg

1843 - 1907

Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)

1860 - 1911

Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)

1860 - 1903

Richard Strauss (1864-1949)

1864 - 1949

Jean Sibelius

1865 - 1957

Sergei Rachmaninov

1873 - 1943

Arnold Schoenberg

1874 - 1951

Joseph Marx

1882 - 1964

Anton Webern (1885-1935)

1883 - 1945

Erich Wolfgang Korngold

1897 - 1957

Kurt Weil

1900 - 1950