SPONTINI Gaspare (1774-1851)

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SPONTINI Gaspare (1774-1851)
L.A.S. "Spontini", August 29; 1 page in-8 on blue paper (crumpled leg.).

He had promised "to write a few lines in the Album you sent me, but, seeing that all my colleagues have composed pretentious pieces with tributes and dedications, I, who do not have the honor of knowing Mr. DeMiDOff, cannot throw myself at his fi gure, nor do less than the others, nor carelessly so as not to appear reckless, nor defiance gurer among the others who have done their best, and one can easily see why! "... He will write only if the Count asks him to compose a piece for his album, and ends : " I beg you to dispose of me in everything that would not compromise me, for everyone wants to respect each other a little, and not to put themselves in the way, so that you will be paid attention ! »…
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