Winterreise, Die

[German dee vin-tuh-rahy-zuh]
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noun

a song cycle (1827) by Franz Schubert, consisting of 24 songs set to poems of Wilhelm Müller.

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Examples from the Web for winterreise

  • The Winterreise was published at Dsseldorf in the middle of June, 1769.

    Laurence Sterne in Germany|Harvey Waterman Thayer
  • Six of the songs in the “Winterreise” cycle were composed in one morning, and he had eight songs to his credit in a single day.

  • Its review of the Winterreise is non-critical and chiefly remarkable for the denial of foreign imitation.

    Laurence Sterne in Germany|Harvey Waterman Thayer