5 Choruses with French texts, S.18 (Liszt, Franz)


Sheet Music


PDF typeset by Nicolas Pommier
Funper (2007/10/6)

Editor Nicolas Pommier
Publisher. Info. CPDL, 2003
Misc. Notes Personal license. (original page)
Based on Budapest: Editio Musica, 1989. Plate Z.13273.
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General Information

Work Title 5 Choruses with French texts
Alternative. Title
Composer Liszt, Franz
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. S.18 ; LW.J4
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 pieces
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1846?
First Publication. 1989 (No.2)
Librettist Jean Racine (1639−1699) (Nos.2 and 3)
François-René de Chateaubriand (1768–1848) (No.5)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Chorus (SATB), unaccompanied

Misc. Comments

Section Listing

  1. Qui m'a donné la naissance (incomplete)
  2. L'Eternel est son nom
  3. Chantons, chantons l'auteur de la lumière
  4. (Allegretto, moderato con grazia), A major (text omitted; possibly the same as Air de Chateaubriand, S.762)
  5. Combien j'ai douce souvenance (based on an Auvergne folksong)

Version History

  • Composed for mixed chorus, 1846? (= S.18); Nos.1 and 4 incomplete
No.2 published 1989 by Editio Musica Budapest (Budapest)
Nos.1, 3, 4 and 5 are unpublished