Hahn, Reynaldo, Venezuelan-French composer (1874-1947). Autograph musical quotation signed.

N. p., 1932.

4to. Two bars and 3 lines.


The first two bars of Hahn's song "Offrande", a setting of Paul Vérlaine's poem "Green", with a dedication to Marie Françoise Belin, wife of the inventor Édouard Belin.

Hahn composed this haunting melody in 1891, when he was only 16 years of age; it was first published in 1896, the year of Vérlaine's death.

With collector's note in pencil. Well preserved.

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