4 Petites prières de Saint-François d’Assise, FP 142 (Poulenc, Francis)

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Vangi (2014/1/2)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Rouart, Lerolle & Cie., 1949. Plate R.L. 12,329 & Cie.
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General Information

Work Title Quatre petites prières de Saint François d’Assise
Alternative. Title
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. FP 142
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Salut, dame Sainte
II. Tout puissant, très saint
III. Seigneur, je vous en prie
IV. O mes très chers frères
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1948 August
First Publication. 1949
Librettist Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone (St. Francis of Assisi) (1181/82–1226)
Language French
Average DurationAvg. Duration 6 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Male voices a cappella

Misc. Comments

August 1948 from the manuscript, according to Schmidt, "The Music of Francis Poulenc (1899-1963) : A Catalogue" starting p.391.