Franck, César, French composer (1822-1890). Autograph musical quotation signed, with 3 other quotations by Halévy, Auber and Louis Clapisson on reverse.

Paris, 3 Dec. 1845.

Oblong folio. 2 pages.

 5,500.00

Nine bars "Fragment du Chant du Crépuscule | Chanté par Mr. Jourdan dans mon Eglogue Biblique de Ruth" ("Flambeau des cieux la fin de ta carrière"), premiered in piano reduction at the Salle Erard on October 30, 1845, and in an orchestral version organized by Liszt on January 4, 1846.

Reverse: 1) Jacques Fromental Halévy. AmusQS. [Paris?], 18. IX. 1845. Ten bars Allegro for piano. 2) Daniel Auber. AmusQS. [Paris?], 6. IV. 1846. Four bars for piano. 3) Louis Clapisson. AmusQS. [Paris?], 17. VII. 1861. Eight bars for piano, picking up Halévy's contribution.

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