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Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: Rachmaninoff's final work

Sergei Rachmaninoff, composer and pianist Wikimedia Commons

It's a bit chilling, but in the last piece that Sergei Rachmaninoff wrote, he quotes the Dies Irae ("Day of Wrath") from the ancient Mass for the Dead. Join us for the story behind the music, and hear Rachmaninoff's astonishing final work, on this edition of Performance Today.

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