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Music Text

Paul Heyse and Emanuel Geibel (G)


3cl-2hn-string quintet

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Repertoire Note

According to Robert Craft, Stravinsky made this instrumentation because he "wanted to say something about death and felt that he could not compose anything of his own."

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