MAHLER, Gustav, 1860-1911

Das Lied von der Erde: Der Abschied. “Clavierauszug” – Manuscript – Facsimile [Willem Mengelberg Archive, Nederlands Muziek Institut, The Hague]

[Lied von der Erde, selection]

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Maher, Der Abschied, cover

The Hague, 2002. Oblong, 29 x 23, 15, 17 pp. Color reproduction of a fascinating autograph draft in the form of a piano-vocal score. It represents a relatively early stage of the composition and reveals many aspects of how the movement took shape. Notes by Eveline Nikkels & Frits Zwart, introduction by Edward Reilly. Edition of 350 copies. Handsomely bound in wrappers with period decoration and oriental landscape. $54
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