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Ed. by Furey, Constance M. / McKenzie, Steven L. / Römer, Thomas Chr. / Schroeter, Jens / Walfish, Barry Dov / Ziolkowski, Eric

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Lied (Song)

Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception

Volume 16
Editor(s): Christine Helmer, Steven L. McKenzie, Thomas Römer, Jens Schröter, Barry Dov Walfish, Eric J. Ziolkowski
De Gruyter (Berlin, Boston) 2018

In the entry “Lieder” in the Encyclopedia of the Romantic Era, 1760–1850, N. F. Garf states that “the Lied as a genre is specific to the Romantic Era unlike, for example, the symphony or the opera” (Garf: 681). She dates its origin to the “Volkstümliches Lied” (popular song) of the 18th century and points to the emergence of German lyric poetry (not least that of Goethe) and the music interest of the early Romantic poets in Germany. The social conditions of a growing middl…

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