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Franz Schubert

Allegretto in C minor


About this work...

It is tempting to hear homage to Ludwig van Beethoven in Franz Schubert's little Allegretto in C minor for piano, D. 915, composed in late April 1827. Schubert reportedly met Beethoven for the first and only time just days before the elder composer's demise on March 26. To say that such a meeting must have been both a ... read more