Translation of ‘Der Doppelgänger’ by Franz Schubert from German to English. In search of. Schubert’s Doppelganger. DAVID BRETHERTON addresses some issues raised by a neglected Adorno essay. DORNO’S ESSAY ‘Schubert’ is a re-. To present a discussion of Der Doppelgänger, the thirteenth song from Schubert’s Schwanengesang, might seem a redundant enterprise.

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Adelwold und Emma D. From Pratt Harp Collection. Although it is most likely heard as part of the major dominant F — A — Cit could also be spelled as a mediant.

Songs by Franz Schubert. There are two scuhbert aspects associated with this change of chord. PDF scanned by Bixio Coll. Du bist die Ruh D.

Der Doppelgänger – Wikipedia

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As the opening progression is continually repeated and varied, the filling in of its chords becomes a dynamic structuring feature of the piece. Kramerit seems a fitting—though tragic—finale. It was written inthe year of Schubert’s death. In the end, this resolution is irreversibly granted.


Der Doppelgänger (Franz Schubert)

Also of note, is the use of the piano motive B— A —D— C in the voice to fill in the chords of measures 27—30, and again in measures 36— Purchase Subscription prices and ordering Short-term Access To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above. An die Nachtigall D.

Thus, these pitches C, G, and E are also unequivocally bound to the fate of the dominant. Moreover, unlike the augmented mediant, this sharp mediant in relation B minor is heard later as the tonic chord of the modulation in measure Das grosse Halleluja D.

Sprache der Liebe D. However, the appearance of this chord fulfills the expectation for a B-major triad which was created in the first bar of the piece.

Furthermore, as the penultimate chord of the composition, the subdominant appears in the position at which one most expects to find the dominant. The root pitches themselves, F and E, although adjacent in the diatonic scale, become antithetical figures when reflected across the axis of the tonic B. On a larger scale, the opening chord demarcates the dichotomy between the tonalities of B major and B minor.


Regarding this same motive B— A —D— CWerner Thomashas also noted its similarity to the famous B—A—C—H motive, with which it shares the same contour and symmetry, and similar compactness and chromaticism. Die Liebe hat gelogen D.

Der Doppelgänger

Editor Eusebius Mandyczewski — Privacy policy About ChoralWiki Disclaimers. Grenzen zchubert Menschheit D. Doppelgaanger the next appearance of these pitches in measure 54, the process is almost complete. Die Mutter Erde D. Ideen zu einer Aesthetik der Tonkunst. It is known that Schubert suffered from syphilis, an incurable disease at that time, which he probably contracted in Sams Free Art License Edition notes: Hence, the subdominant asserts its literal role as the under-dominantor fifth below the tonic.