The Lieder Sound Archive is a free web archive of live recordings of Lieder and Art Songs (Mélodies, canzoni, романсы, canciones, canções, etc.).
The website has frequent updates: at last count, it houses 65 Composers, 143 Poets, 57 Performers, 622 recordings. The section Schubertiade houses video recordings of 139 Lieder by Franz Schubert.
Visitors may listen to the recordings, watch the videos, download the score when free domain, or even add their own files of Lieder recordings through the link on the right (Upload).
Submissions are greatly welcome!
The Library will provide a useful although not exhaustive list of significant books on the history and aesthetics of German Lied and Art Songs, on poetry and poets, on composers, famous performers, etc.
If you believe that this site has violated copyright law, please contact us.
This Website, created and maintained by Valentina Valente, is not funded and is offered as free public service.