“ . . . a generous treatment of some of Brahms’s most endearing and imaginative creations.” —Choice
" . . . an excellent addition to the literature on vocal chamber music . . . " —Notes
In this sequel to A Guide to the Solo Songs of Johannes Brahms, Lucien Stark opens up a beautiful and largely neglected repertoire, providing the full German text for each song, along with a new English translation, notes on vocal ranges, and a wealth of engaging commentary of technical, aesthetic, and historical interest.