Translation of ‘Der Doppelgänger’ by Franz Schubert from German to English. Nov. 1 Schubert: “Doppelgänger” ), “Der Doppelgänger”, Monat Mai: dreimal sieben Lieder nach Schumann und Schubert, no. Songs. Der Doppelgänger Dm Du Doppelgänger! du bleicher Geselle! first published by Gollancz and reprinted in the Hyperion Schubert Song Edition.

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Writing yesterday about depersonalisation for some reason brought this song by Franz Schubert to mind.

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I heard it on the radio recently and found it profoundly moving. I think you can tell that this cshubert written by a man who knows his days are numbered, but the simplicity and beauty of the composition and pervading sense of loneliness and desolation mark it as a work of genius, which Schubert undoubtedly was.


The singer is the late great Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. This entry was posted dchubert July 12, at 7: You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2. You can leave a responseor trackback from your own site.

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Years ago I sat outside on the roof of ROE listening to U2 coming across the city from Murrayfield it was a west wind. I could have listened from my garden if the roof had been open: The Ghostly Double The night is quiet, the streets are silent, My beloved lived in this house; She left the town a long time ago, But the house still stands in the same place. You ghostly double, you pallid fellow!

Why do you ape my lovesickness, That tormented me here So many nights long ago? You are commenting using your WordPress. You are commenting using your Twitter account.


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