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Hochzeitslied, D463
First line:
Will singen euch im alten Ton
composer
August 1816; first published in 1895
author of text

Recordings
'Schubert: The Complete Songs' (CDS44201/40)
Schubert: The Complete Songs
Buy by post £150.00 CDS44201/40  40CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)  
'Schubert: The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Vol. 8 – Sarah Walker' (CDJ33008)
Schubert: The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Vol. 8 – Sarah Walker
Buy by post £13.99 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDJ33008  Archive Service; also available on CDS44201/40  
Details
Track 10 on CDJ33008 [2'33] Archive Service; also available on CDS44201/40
Track 16 on CDS44201/40 CD15 [2'33] 40CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)

Hochzeitslied, D463
A flat major in a waltzing three in An Chloen, leads here to E fiat major in a celebratory two in the bar. Courtship has obviously led to marriage. This is hearty music 'im alten Ton', earthy in its German simplicity, the type of marriage that we hear about in Heine's Das ist ein Flöten und Geigen, without the bitter viewpoint of the tortured commentator. There is a strength and security in this deliberate good-hearted directness. Carl Loewe, already writing splendid songs in not so far away Germany, often achieved a style like this in his ballads.

from notes by Graham Johnson 1990

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Details for CDS44201/40 disc 15 track 16
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-90-00810
Duration
2'33
Recording date
31 May 1989
Recording venue
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Antony Howell
Hyperion usage
  1. Schubert: The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Vol. 8 Sarah Walker (CDJ33008)
    Disc 1 Track 10
    Release date: December 1990
    Deletion date: February 2010
    Archive Service; also available on CDS44201/40
  2. Schubert: The Complete Songs (CDS44201/40)
    Disc 15 Track 16
    Release date: October 2005
    40CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)
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