A short piece typically for solo voice with piano

Lied, also known as Art Song, is a traditional vocal genre typically composed of a poem set to highly musical melodies. It emphasizes the vocal technique and expression of the poetry. Common Art Song composers include Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, and Dvořák.

Example of Lied

Schubert: Gretchen am spinnrade", op.2, D.118 - Te Kanawa

Writer: Frankie Chan