“An Adaptation of Die schöne Müllerin” Program Notes

September 6, 2015  |  Published by in Die schöne Müllerin

An original composition by The Mitchells, inspired by the lyrics and music of Franz Schubert’s 1823 vocal-and-piano song cycle masterpiece Die schöne Müllerin (The Lovely Maid of the Mill). Introduction: Das Wandern (original) “Das Wandern” – The first song in the original Schubert work, performed by Harry Greenleaf. Listen to this first, it will give […]

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“An Adaptation of Die schöne Müllerin” Lyrics

September 6, 2015  |  Published by in Die schöne Müllerin

Act 1: Wandering (Das Wandern) Das Wandern ist des Müllers Lust, Das Wandern (Wandering is the miller’s joy) Das Wandern ist des Müllers Lust, Das Wandern Das muß ein schlechterMüller sein (A man isn’t much of a miller) Dem niemals fiel das Wander ein (If he doesn’t think of wandering) Das Wandern Das Wandern Das […]

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Die schöne Müllerin

August 23, 2015  |  Published by in Die schöne Müllerin

[ Poster artwork by Ben Riddlebarger, text design by Chris Dye. ] The Mitchells will be performing an adaptation of Franz Schubert’s 1824 vocal-and-piano masterpiece “Die schöne Müllerin” (“The Lovely Maid of the Mill”). The Mitchells’ adaptation is an original composition, inspired by the lyrics and music of Schubert’s”Die schöne Müllerin” (DSM), which retells the enduring […]

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Website!

July 27, 2015  |  Published by in general

This very first post could only be used to say a huge thank you to the two super-talented people who brought this site to life: Chris Dye / Graphic and Web Design Thank you for the beautifully understated website and logo designs that visually embody the essence of The Mitchells’ music. Andy Sheeks / Web Development Thank you for […]

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