Rose Garden (No. 13 from Paul Klee: Painted Songs)
No. 13 "Rose Garden" (Rosengarten, 1920) | 2018
flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello, piano
American Modern Ensemble, Mostly Modern Festival
June 14, 2018, Saratoga Springs, NY
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Note: No. 13 "Rose Garden" appears as Mvt. II of Gallery II, and can be purchased as part of a triptych with No. 17 and 22.
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Dimly lit but multi-colored figures, some appearing to be vendors, performers, animals, and costumed guests, blend together in a scene both jovial and grotesque beneath the faint blue mountains in the distance, which form a peaceful contrast to the frenzied activity of the foreground.