The perfect introduction to Schubert’s world of songs. Acclaimed pianist Ulrich Eisenlohr accompanies the élite of today’s young German Lieder singers to give superior performances in this ongoing recording project of Schubert’s Lieder, totalling over 700 songs set to poetry from classical Greece, the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, from 18th-century German authors, early Romantics, Biedermeier poets, and Heine. Sung texts in German and English are available online.
Check out the Naxos Deutsche Schubert-Lied-Edition – music to educate and to stimulate.
“Naxos scores another winner in its ongoing Schubert Lied Edition, again ideally matching soloist to repertoire and organizing a varied program that includes some rarely-heard songs.”
- ClassicsToday.com on 8.557172 Schubert: Austrian Contemporaries Vol. 2