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Franz Schubert

 
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Date of Birth: January 31, 1797
Date of Death: November 19, 1828 (31)

Birth Place: Lichtental, AUSTRIA
 

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The Signum Quartet performed Franz Schubert’s cycle of late string quartets includi Photo

The Signum Quartet performed Franz Schubert’s cycle of late string quartets including “Death and the Maiden” with insights by “What Makes It Great” host Rob Kapilow

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“What Makes It Great” host Rob Kapilow delved into Franz Schubert’s Death and t Photo

“What Makes It Great” host Rob Kapilow delved into Franz Schubert’s Death and the Maiden quartet during his musical presentation in the opening week of the Princeton Festival

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Franz Schubert News

Photos: Check Out Highlights From Princeton Festival Week 1 Photo Photos: Check Out Highlights From Princeton Festival Week 1
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 20, 2022

The Princeton Symphony Orchestra is in full force with musical performances ranging from classical to Broadway to opera. Check out photos here!

New Summer Programming Announced For BSO NOW Concert Streaming Platform Photo New Summer Programming Announced For BSO NOW Concert Streaming Platform
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

Select Spring Pops 2022, Tanglewood 2022, and Archival Pops and Tanglewood Programs are available for video-On-Demand viewing at BSO.ORG/NOW from June 23 through September 30 and can be viewed on the web and via Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and Select Samsung Smart TVs

Photos: Go Inside Opening Weekend of the Princeton Festival Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Weekend of the Princeton Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 13, 2022

The Princeton Symphony Orchestra is presenting the all-new Princeton Festival being held on the grounds of Morven Museum & Garden in a state-of-the art, 10,000 square-foot performance tent.

THE LEHMAN TRILOGY's Simon Russell Beale Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Performance by Photo THE LEHMAN TRILOGY's Simon Russell Beale Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
by Team BWW - Jun 12, 2022

Simon Russell Beale has won the 2022 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for THE LEHMAN TRILOGY.

Hunter Noack Releases Debut Album 'Hunter Noack-in a Landscape' Photo Hunter Noack Releases Debut Album 'Hunter Noack-in a Landscape'
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

Hunter Noack, classical pianist, naturalist, and founder of the award-winning, groundbreaking wilderness concert series, IN A LANDSCAPE: Classical Music in the Wild™ has released his debut album. They have also released themusic video for the track “Kara Toprak (Black Earth)” composed by Turkish pianist and composer Fazil Say.

34th Chicago Duo Piano Festival Returns In Person, July 8â€"17 Photo 34th Chicago Duo Piano Festival Returns In Person, July 8â€"17
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022

The Music Institute of Chicago presents the 34th season of its Chicago Duo Piano Festival featuring four public events July 8–17, 2022 at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston.

June Weekday Schubert Quartets, Baroque, And More Announced At Princeton Festival Photo June Weekday Schubert Quartets, Baroque, And More Announced At Princeton Festival
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2022

Chamber and Baroque music lovers have the opportunity to enjoy multiple weekday concerts during the Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO)'s all-new Princeton Festival June 10-25.

Pianist Ji Liu to Release SONATA FANTASY, Honoring Frontline Pandemic Workers Photo Pianist Ji Liu to Release SONATA FANTASY, Honoring Frontline Pandemic Workers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

On Friday 20 May 2022, Heresy Records will release Steinway artist Ji Liu's Sonata Fantasy, The Book of Moments which premiered live from 7am on 31 December 2020, until 1am on 1 January 2021, in Qinhuangdao, a town on the east coast of China at the Wave Lounge, Seatopia Cultural Community, concurrently streamed live on YouTube.

Heresy Records to Release 18 Hour Piano Work 'Sonata Fantasy, The Book of Moments' Photo Heresy Records to Release 18 Hour Piano Work 'Sonata Fantasy, The Book of Moments'
by Michael Major - May 9, 2022

The Book of Moments, is structurally a Sonata Fantasy, comprised of 21 chapters with an exposition, development, recapitulation and a coda bridging contemporary/new classical and minimalism.  Sections where the pianist is free to improvise on the thematic musical material are also present.  

Naumburg Orchestral Concerts Announces 117th Free Concert Series
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 30, 2022

 The Naumburg Orchestral Concerts announced the lineup for their 117th season today - The Knights, Handel and Haydn Society, A Far Cry, The Knights return with violinist Lara St. John and East Coast Chamber Orchestra (ECCO) closes out the 2022 season. All concerts will take place at 7:30 PM at the Naumburg Bandshell (Concert Ground, 72nd St, mid-park, New York, NY 10065). The concerts are free but seats are allocated on a first come first served basis. Visit naumburgconcerts.org for more information.

Franz Schubert Videos

VIDEO: Get A Preview Of American Ballet Theatre's 2021 Summer Celebration VideoVIDEO: Get A Preview Of American Ballet Theatre's 2021 Summer Celebration
by Alan Henry - Jun 30, 2021

New works by Silas Farley, Helen Pickett, and James Whiteside, all filmed during outdoor performances, will headline American Ballet Theatre's 2021 Summer Celebration on Thursday, July 15 at 7:00 P.M. EDT, hosted for free on the platform Afterparty.

VIDEO: Emily Wong Performs JANE EYRE Piano Sonata in B Flat VideoVIDEO: Emily Wong Performs JANE EYRE Piano Sonata in B Flat
by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2020

American Ballet Theatre has released a new Orchestral Performance video! Emily Wong, an ABT Company pianist and member of ABT's Orchestra, plays the Piano Sonata in B flat from JANE EYRE.

STAGE TUBE: Inside Pacific Symphony's CIRQUE DE LA SYMPHONIE and Schubert's Ninth
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2012

This May, California's Pacific Symphony features 'Cirque de la Symphonie,' a fusion of Cirque acts and classical and pops favorites and its upcoming concert, Schubert's Ninth. Get a sneak peek of the preparations for these two events in the videos below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Broadway-Bound PORGY & BESS in Workshop
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 22, 2011

A.R.T. American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) opens its 2011-12 season with The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin. The adaptation by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks and Obie Award-winning composer Diedre L. Murray, directed by A.R.T. Artistic Director Diane Paulus, with choreography by Ronald K. Brown, begins previews on August 17 and opens for the reviewing press on August 31 at 7pm. Performances are at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge. Tickets for preview performances are currently on sale, remaining tickets for the run go on sale on July 12. Check out a sneak peek of the production below!


Franz Schubert Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Franz Schubert written?
Franz Schubert has written 2 shows including Blossom Time (Source Material), Lilac Time (Composer).