Johann Gottfried Herder
Born: 25 August 1744
Died: 18 December 1803
Johann Gottfried von Herder was a German philosopher, theologian, poet, and literary critic. He is associated with the periods of Enlightenment, Sturm und Drang, and Weimar Classicism.
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Musical settings of literary works
- Darthulas Grabesgesang, Op. 42, No. 3 (Johannes Brahms)
- Edward (Burkhart M. Schürmann)
- Lied des Lebens - A Song of Life (Ferdinand Hiller)
- Vier Gesänge für Frauenchor, op. 17 (Johannes Brahms)
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