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Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Kamila Stösslová, 1917



Even though the movements will be all over the place, you will get the idea. Here, Janacek opens his heart for a woman (albeit 38 years his junior), the same way we all have at one point or another. He wrote her over 700 letters, and although she never left her husband for him and was pretty ambivalent in response to Janacek's affection, Kamila engaged and eventually requested her end of the correspondence to be burned. She was with him when he died in 1928.




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