L'offrande lyrique (Cras, Jean)


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Publisher. Info. Paris: Rouart, Lerolle & Cie., 1921. Plates R.L. 11203(1–6).
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General Information

Work Title L'offrande lyrique
Alternative. Title
Composer Cras, Jean
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 songs
  1. Cueille cette frêle fleur
  2. Si tu ne parles pas
  3. Si le jour est passé
  4. A mes côtés, il est venu s'asseoir
  5. Oui, je le sais bien
  6. Lumière!
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1920
First Publication. 1921
Librettist André Gide (1869-1951), after the Gitanjali of Rabindranath Tagore


Language French
Dedication A ma femme
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voice, Piano

Misc. Comments

Cover makes it clear that Gide is a translator, not an adapter (blurry, always). Tagore is the librettist.