Many parents and grandparents remember the 60’s, 70s, and 80’s, a time where music was practically life. Music was what defined things. Artists put love and emotion in their music. Has modern music abandoned this trait in search of a wider audience?
Likely to help anyone studying Schubert songs for GCSE, A Level or in University – about how word painting has been used in his songs.
In ‘The Erlking’, Schubert uses various techniques to allow the listener to distinguish between each of the characters.