||Piece for Muted Strings (Elegiac Song)
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1939-03-26, New York City, Town Hall Club, League of Composers’ Concert, Frederick Dvonch, Dorothy Kesner, violins, Edward Neikrug,viola, and George Neikrug, cello
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||2 violins, viola, cello
Fine composed this piece in response to the Spanish Civil War, and subtitled it “for the children of Spain.” She and her husband Ben helped raise money for the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, a contingent of Americans who fought in the Spanish Republican Army against the Fascists.