Hans-Erich Apostel
1901 - 1972
Germany
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H.E. Apostel
Hans-Erich Apostel (22/01/1901 - 30/11/1972), an Austrian composer of German birth (born in Carlsruhe).
Source:Grove's dictionary of music and musicians
Requiem
Period:Expressionism
Composed in:1933
Musical form:free
Text/libretto:Rainer Maria Rilke
Duration:22'
The 8-part requiem (opus 4) is for mixed choir and large orchestra. Duration: 22'. Rainer Maria Rilke (1875 - 1926), born in Prague, was a poet, writing in German.
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R.M. Rilke
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