Vocal Literature I - TImeline Barret Wilber (Copy)

German 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

World War I

1914 - 1918

World War II

1939 - 1945

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

Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)

1860 - 1903

Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)

1860 - 1911

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

French Composers

Hector Berlioz

1803 - 1869

Charles Gounod

1818 - 1893

Pauline Viardot

1821 - 1910

Cesar Franck

1822 - 1890

Georges Bizet

1833 - 1875

Leo Delibes

1836 - 1891

Emmual Chabrier

1841 - 1894

Gabriel Faure

1845 - 1924

Henri Duparc

1848 - 1933

Ernest Chausson

1855 - 1899

Claude Debussy

1862 - 1918

Eric Satie

1866 - 1925

Albert Roussel

1869 - 1937

Maurice Ravel

1875 - 1937

Reynaldo Hahn

1875 - 1947

Andre Caplet

1878 - 1925

Lili Boulanger

1893 - 1918

Francis Poulenc

1899 - 1963

Olivar Messiaen

1908 - 1992

French Poets

Alfred de Vigny

1797 - 1863

Victor Hugo

1802 - 1885

Alfred de Musset

1810 - 1857

Theophile Gautier

1811 - 1872

Charles Baudelaire

1821 - 1867

Sully Prudhomme

1839 - 1907

Stephane Mallarme

1842 - 1898

Paul Verlaine

1844 - 1896

Arthur Rimbaud

1854 - 1891

Guillaume Apollinaire

1880 - 1918

English and American Composers

Herbert Perry

1848 - 1918

Charles V. Stanford

1852 - 1924

Edward Elgar

1857 - 1934

Arthur Somervell

1863 - 1937

Charles Wood

1866 - 1926

Amy Beach

1867 - 1944

American

Ralph Vaughan Williams

1872 - 1958

Charles Ives

1874 - 1954

American

Gustav Holst

1874 - 1934

Rodger Quilter

1877 - 1953

Frank Bridge

1879 - 1941

John Ireland

1879 - 1962

Richard Hageman

1882 - 1966

American

Charles Griffes

1884 - 1920

American

George Butterworth

1885 - 1916

Rebecca Clarke

1886 - 1979

Ivor Gurney

1890 - 1983

Herbert Howells

1892 - 1983

Peter Warlock

1894 - 1950

John Duke

1899 - 1984

American

Aaron Copland

1900 - 1990

American

Gerald Finzi

1901 - 1956

John Work

1901 - 1967

William Walton

1902 - 1983

Samuel Barber

1910 - 1981

American

Benjamin Britten

1913 - 1976

Margaret Bonds

1913 - 1972

American

Leornard Bernstein

1918 - 1990

American

Ned Rorem

1923 - Present

American

Lee Hoiby

1926 - 2011

American

Dominick Argento

1927 - Present

American

William Bolcom

1938

American

Libby Larson

1950 - Present

American

John Musto

1954

American

Lori Laitman

1955 - Present

English Poets

Shakespeare (1564-1616)

1564 - 1616

Robert Burns

1759 - 1796

Robert Browning

1812 - 1889

Walt Whitman

1819 - 1892

Emily Dickinson

1830 - 1886

Thomas Hardy

1840 - 1928

A.E. Housman

1859 - 1936

W.B Yeats

1865 - 1939

W.H. Auden

1907 - 1973