Schubert - Serenade (Standchen) sheet music

Schubert - Serenade (Standchen) sheet music for Violin Quartet (pdf)

Tempo: MŠ§ig q=69 BPM


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About 'Serenade (Standchen)'

Artist: Schubert, Franz (biography)   (sheet music)
Born:January 31, 1797 , Himmelpfortgrund, Austria
Died:November 19, 1828 , Vienna
The Artist:Franz Peter Schubert (January 31, 1797 - November 19, 1828), was an Austrian composer. He wrote some six hundred romantic songs as well as many operas, symphonies, sonatas and many other works.

Leise flehen meine Lieder
Durch die Nacht zu dir;
In den stillen Hain hernieder,
Liebchen, komm zu mir!
FlĂŒsternd schlanke Wipfel rauschen
In des Mondes Licht;
Des VerrÀters feindlich Lauschen
FĂŒrchte, Holde, nicht.
Hörst die Nachtigallen schlagen?
Ach! sie flehen dich,
Mit der Töne sĂŒĂŸen Klagen
Flehen sie fĂŒr mich.
Sie verstehn des Busens Sehnen,
Kennen Liebesschmerz,
RĂŒhren mit den Silbertönen
Jedes weiche Herz.
Laß auch dir die Brust bewegen,
Liebchen, höre mich!
Bebend harr’ ich dir entgegen!
Komm, beglĂŒcke mich!

Lyrics Translation

Softly through the moonlit night --
I sing to you, my love...
As I wait to hear your footsteps --
To the silent grove...

In the moonlight, swaying treetops,
Whispering breezes blow.
Have no fear of harsh intruders --
Here I'll hold you close.

Hear the nightingales a-calling
Through the leaves above...
Silvery music over the garden
For the one I love...

How they know the tender burning
Of my heart so true
Crying for the pain of yearning,
All my love for you.

Calling you to love and passion,
Nightingales implore.
Trembling now my arms are open...
For you who I adore.
Time Signature:3/4 (View more 3/4 Music)
Score Key:E minor (Sounding Pitch) (View more E minor Music for Violin Quartet )
Tempo Marking:MŠ§ig =69
Number of Pages:6
Difficulty:Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players
Instrument: Violin Quartet  (View more Intermediate Violin Quartet Music)
Style: Classical (View more Classical Violin Quartet Music)
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