Vocal Lit Timeline

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Cristofori Piano Prototype

1698

Franz Joseph Haydn

1732 - 1809

First Upright Piano

1739

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

1756 - 1791

Ludwig von Beethoven

1770 - 1827

Louis Spohr

1784 - 1859

Carl Loewe

1796 - 1869

Johann Carl Gottfried Loewe

1796 - 1869

Franz Schubert

1797 - 1828

Fanny Mendelssohn

1805 - 1847

Felix Mendelssohn

1809 - 1847

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

Franz Liszt

1811 - 1886

Richard Wagner

1813 - 1883

An die ferne Geliebte

1816

Clara Schumann

1819 - 1896

Schoene Muellerin

1824

Winterreise

1828

Johannes Brahms

1833 - 1897

Modest Mussorgsky

1839 - 1881

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

1840 - 1893

Dichterliebe

1840

Antonin Dvorak

1841 - 1904

Edvard Grieg

1843 - 1907

Sostenuto Pedal

1844

Gustav Mahler

1860 - 1911

Hugo Wolf

1860 - 1903

Richard Strauss

1864 - 1949

Jean Sibelius

1865 - 1957

Tristan und Isolde

1865

Sergei Rachmaninoff

1873 - 1943

Arnold Schoenberg

1874 - 1951

Bela Bartok

1881 - 1945

Zoltan Kodaly

1882 - 1967

Alban Berg

1885 - 1935

Hanns Eisler

1898 - 1962

Kurt Weill

1900 - 1950

Kindertotenlieder

1905

Pierrot Lunaire

1912

Historical Events

Industrial Revolution

1750 - 1850

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Napoleonic Wars

1803 - 1815

World War I

1914 - 1918

Fall of Russian Empire

1917

World War II

1939 - 1945

Poets

Wilhelm Müller

1749 - 1827

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1749 - 1832

Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff

1788 - 1857

Friedrich Rückert

1788 - 1866

Heinrich Heine

1797 - 1856