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Josef Suk (1874—1935)


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Title of sym. in C minor, Op.27, by Suk, comp. 1906. Asrael is the Angel of Death. Begun as memorial to Dvořák, Suk's father‐in‐law, in 1904, became memorial also to Suk's wife who died 18 months after her father. Contains quotation from Dvořák's Requiem.

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