Sécheresses, FP 90 (Poulenc, Francis)

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Work Title Sécheresses
Alternative. Title
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. FP 90
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Les Sauterelles
II. Le Village abandonné
III. Le Faux avenir
IV. Le Squelette de la mer
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1937
First Publication. 1952 ?
Copyright Information Although purely instrumental selections and arrangements are permitted for this piece items
containing any text by the author(s) listed below cannot be added to the main server until
January 1, 2035. Items with text first published before 1923 or otherwise confirmed as public domain
in the United States can be uploaded to the USA server only.
Librettist Edward William Frank James (1907–1984)
Language French
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation mixed chorus, orchestra