Death and the Maiden

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Song (D531) comp. by Schubert in Feb. 1817, a setting of poem by Matthias Claudius (1740–1815). The theme of the pf. introduction to the song was used again by Schubert in 1824 in his Str. Qt. No.14 in D minor (D810) where it is the theme for the 2nd movement set of variations.

Subjects: Music.

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