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Two Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34, No. 2, The Last Spring

Composer
Edvard Grieg
Year of composition
1881
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
4 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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"The Last Spring", the second of the Two Elegiac Melodies for string Orchestra, Op. 34, was taken from the song, Op. 33, No. 2. The quiet mood makes it suitable for funerals. Here it is reduced from its original eight parts to a string quartet. Visit my web site at: http://members.sibeliusmusic/jjacklich/ to see my more than 70 arrangements for string quartet.

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