12 Songs

Sergey Rachmaninov

12 Songs

Op. 21 • “12 Romances”

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This was Rachmaninov's fourth collection of songs, and all but the first of them date from 1902. By this time he had begun to regain his confidence following the depression and loss of artistic sense that resulted from the catastrophic failure of his First Symphony in March 1897, which owed more to the possibly drunk G... read more