The Romantic Period
- Lasted from 1820 - 1900.
- A popular type of song from this period is the Lied. Which is a solo song (acoompanied by the piano) that is usually set to German Poetry.
- Songs are sometimes are wrote in sets (called song cycles). The words were taken from a group of related poems (usually all by the same poet).
- Lieder were originally performed in confined…