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Babi-Yar


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Sub‐title of Shostakovich's Sym. No.13 in B minor, Op.113, for bass, bass ch., and orch., to poems by Yevtushenko. Comp. and f.p. 1962. Babi‐Yar was site of grave of thousands of Russ. Jews, murdered by Germans in World War II.

Subjects: Music.


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