8 Nocturnes, FP 56 (Poulenc, Francis)

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 Complete Score (CA)
#309054 - 1.30MB, 24 pp. -  6.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (7- 14/35/34

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Publisher Info.:

Paris: Heugel, 1932-39. Plates H. 30,477, H. 30,852, H. 30,870, H. 30,877, H. 30,880, H. 30,885, H. 30,962, and H. 31,052.

Copyright:

Public Domain - Non-PD US, Non-PD EU [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

Re-issued in 1939 with all 8 movements under Heugel plate HE 33,336.

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General Information

Work Title Huit Nocturnes
Alternative Title
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue Number FP 56
Movements/Sections 8 Nocturnes
I. Sans traîner (C major)
II. Bal des jeunes filles. Très animé (F major)
III. Les cloches de Malines. Modéré mais sans lenteur (F major)
IV. Bal fantôme. Lent, très las et piano (C minor)
V. Phalènes. Presto misterioso (D minor)
VI. Très calme mais sans traîner (G major)
VII. Assez allant (E major)
VIII. (pour servir de coda au cycle) Très modéré (G major)
Year/Date of Composition 1930–38
First Publication 1932-39
Dedication Various
  1. pour Suzette
  2. à Janine Salles
  3. à Paul Collaer
  4. à Julien Green
  5. à Jean Michel Frank
  6. à Waldemar Strenger
  7. à Fred Timar
Average Duration 15 minutes
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano solo
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