39/5 (Moonlight Night). Edith Wiens on the topic of Schumann’s Mondnacht. Schrifttum 5.2. Eichendorff’s strongest poems point further towards greatness, towards metaphysics, and yes, religion. Einleitung 2. 5. For Clara Schumann, to whom the entire Liederkreis cycle is closely connected, Mondnacht in any case had great importance. Perhaps you would like to mark Tuesday, 24. Gedichtanalyse 3.2. About 'Mondnacht from Liederkreis, Op. Biographie Schumanns 3. But one recording is missing, namely Christian Gerhaher und Gerold Huber (compare my entry from 1. 39' Artist: Schumann, Robert (sheet music) Born: June 8, 1810 , Zwickau, Saxony Died: July 29, 1856 , Endenich near Bonn, Germany The Artist: Robert Alexander Schumann (June 8, 1810 - July 29, 1856) was a German composer and … 3: Click here to hear the recording of Barbara Bonney with the wonderful accompaniment of Vladimir Ashkenazy: [Video no longer available]. This is the link to the recording: [Video unfortunately no longer available]. It is said to be one of THE favourite poems of the Germans. My conversation with this great artist lasted over an hour and for reasons of space I can only include excerpts here (mostly in German, some in English).  Mondnacht  Music: Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) Words: Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff (1788-1857) Mondnacht is kind of amazing. Schubert im Winter & Mondnacht mit Schumann oder: Die Einsamkeit des kompositorischen Subjekts unter den Bedingungen staatlicher Restriktion. Schumann's setting of Mondnacht. Is it acceptable to transcribe the music? You do need some time and have to be in the right mood to listen with concentration to song after song. Musikalisch-textliche Analyse 4. Die Luft ging durch die Felder, Die Ahren wogten sacht, Es rauschten leis' die Walder, So sternklar war die Nacht. Die Luft ging durch die Felder, Die Aehren wogten sacht, Es rauschten leis die Wälder, So sternklar war die Nacht. Play mp3. Right in the beginning and again at the end (“Nimm sie hin denn, diese Lieder”) you will hear the passages that Mondnacht picks up on.Part 1. The piano accompaniment’s ethereal nature fits perfectly with the other-worldly poetry of Eichendorff. This is clearly the case with Mondnacht, and the key word is “meine Seele” [my soul] (first line of verse 3). Conclusion. Summary, analysis and interpretation The poem “Mondnacht“ by Joseph von Eichendorff was published in 1837. Diagnosed with "psychotic melancholia", Schumann died two years later in 1856 without having recovered from his mental illness. Mondnacht by Eichendorff. It was recorded live as part of an Aldeburgh Festival recital given in the Jubilee Hall on 15 June, 1958. No. To precede my comparison of Schumann's "Mondnacht" and Brahms's setting of the same poem I would like to … 39 no.8) Robert Schumann: 1840 Wehmut (Op. 10 Nr. May, 1840). Robert Schumann: 1840 Waldesgespräch (Op. Mondnacht is one of Schumann’s most beloved songs, and usually thought of as the highlight of Liederkreis (the song cycle Mondnacht is part of). Mondnacht. Home page. 7. Mondnacht by Eichendorff. Mondnacht is the fifth song in Schumann's glorious "Liederkreis" cycle. No. 6. Does one need to have reached a certain age to sing Mondnacht? 39 no.6) Robert Schumann: 1840 Auf einer Burg (Op. Why? 39 no.3) Robert Schumann: 1840 Die Stille (Op. She had a word of praise or a friendly comment for almost every one of the singers we listened to. Title: Mondnacht by ROBERT SCHUMANN (1810-1856) Author: Charles Parcells Ich wünscht', ich wäre ein Vöglein Und zöge über das Meer, Wohl über das Meer und weiter, Bis daß ich im Himmel wär! 98) [To the distant beloved]. When Robert Schumann wrote to his wife explaining that, "The Eichendorff cycle is my most Romantic music ever, and it contains much of you," one of the works of Liederkreis, Op. 39, that he was probably referring was "Mondnacht," Op. For Bass or Contralto. Caution, though: You might become moonstruck! No. Authorship. From Berlin she wrote to her fiancé, who lived away in Leipzig: “It is deeply melancholy, and so sad that I cannot sing it at all without it bringing sorrow to me” (15. IRS 90 Movements/Sections Mov'ts/Sec's: 12 lieder: In der Fremde Intermezzo Waldesgespräch Die Stille Mondnacht Schöne Fremde Auf einer Burg In der Fremde Wehmut Zwielicht Im Walde Frühlingsnacht Year/Date of Composition Y/D of Comp. It marks the night of the next full moon. "Mondnacht" is described by Oskar Seidlin as Eichendorff's "most beautiful poem, one of the few perfect lyrical marvels in the German language." The main reason - to me anyways - is the effortless convergence of the phenomenons in the world around us and the world inside us. To close, I wanted to share a performance of these two great men performing Schumann’s Mondnacht from the Op.39 Liederkreis, written in 1841, the composer’s ‘year of song’. SCHUMANN'S "MONDNACHT" SETTING 51 these tones, though dissonant with one another - gently dissonant, as they both share membership in the same dominant ninth chord - are brought into close and intimate proximity in a middle register. Instead, I can present the link to a fantastic private recording of Christian Gerhaher and Gerold Huber performing Beethoven’s “An die ferne Geliebte”. To precede my comparison of Schumann's "Mondnacht" and Brahms's setting of the same poem I would like to … Mondnacht was one of Schumann’s most famous and beautiful songs, and Brahms seems to have set out to compose something that was also heart-stoppingly beautiful, but in a deliberately different way. Geistliche Gedichte  [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]; Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc. You may not be able to open both simultaneously. In my attempt to approach this special Schumann song I ensured the knowledge and art of one of the most renowned singers and song teachers of our time; I had the honour of speaking at length with Dr. h.c. mult. Title "Es war, als hätt der Himmel" Composer Brahms, Johannes: Opus/Catalogue Number Op./Cat. Born in 1810 in Zwickau, Robert Schumann was a German romantic Composer of the 19th century. From Berlin she wrote to her fiancé, who lived away in Leipzig: “It is deeply melancholy, and so sad that I cannot sing it at all without it bringing sorrow to me” (15. www.timeanddate.com). 1. 2 So still ist's nicht draußen im Schnee, So stumm und verschwiegen sind Die Sterne nicht in der Höh, Als meine Gedanken sind. ] Out of all the many pianists we listened to on YouTube Edith Wiens was most impressed by the accompaniment of Leonhard Hokansons (with Hermann Prey) and especially by the piano playing of Vladimir Ashkenazy accompanying Barbara Bonney, whose singing, she remarked, was “very soulful”, but all in all too one-dimensional (vibrato!). Es war, als hatt' der Himmel Der erde still gekusst, Dass sie im Blutenschimmer Von ihm nur traumen musst. When I thanked Edith Wiens not only for her time, but for the rich conversation that was so rewarding for me because I learned so much from her, her answer was: The following YouTube playlist, specially researched for the readers of the Schumann-Forum 2010 (with the great support of Cornelia Nöckel – thank you!) Conclusion. Introduction. Click here to read the preface and other information on the newly published Henle Urtext edition. View original text (without footnotes) 1 Brahms, Schumann: "nur" 2 Brahms: "Räume". Mondnacht, Op.39 No.5, Low Voice in B Major, R. Schumann (Liederkreis). One of her favourite recordings is Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau accompanied by Günther Weissenborn, especially because of the vocalist’s performance. Fazit 5. 5. At the end of this entry you will find a quite extensive Youtube playlist of Mondnacht recordings. The image of death is tenderly and touchingly portrayed as the soul quietly returning home, and we experience death in this context as a liberation from earthly weight and bitterness (thus, in an excellent essay, Wolfgang Frühwald, Professor of German literature). 1 Schumann's universally beloved setting, "pure magic" in Gerald Moore's words, 2 is equally prized as one of the true gems of the German art song literature (Fig.
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