2 Improvisations, FP 113 (Poulenc, Francis)

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Publisher. Info. Paris, Rouart, Lerolle & Cie., 1941. Plates R.L. 12124, R.L. 12125.
Reissue – Paris: Salabert, 1990.
Misc. Notes Issued with FP 63.VII – FP 63.X as ‘Le 2me reçueil des six improvisations’.
Scan includes fifteen improvisations from 1932 to 1959; see comments below.
Reprint of eds. published 1933–1960.
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General Information

Work Title Improvisations, pour le piano
Alternative. Title
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. FP 113
Key G minor, E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements:
XIème Improvisation en sol mineur. Assez animé
XIIème Improvisation en mi bémol majeur, “Hommage à Schubert”. Mouvement de Valse
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1941
First Publication. 1941
Dedication Various
11. à Claude Betaincourt
12. à Edwige Feuillere
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation solo piano

Misc. Comments

Poulenc’s œuvre contains fourteen more improvisations, an additional thirteen of which are collected in Les Quinze Improvisations:

There is also the improvisation for solo piano composed as part of the collective work “Hommage à J.S. Bach”: