2 Poèmes de Ronsard, Op.26 (Roussel, Albert)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Daphnis
Daphnis (2008/6/27)

Editor First edition
Engraver Charles Douin
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand, 1924. Plate D. & F. 10590.
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General Information

Work Title 2 Poèmes de Ronsard
Alternative. Title
Composer Roussel, Albert
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.26 ; L.31
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAR 48
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 songs:
  1. Rossignol, mon mignon (C major)
  2. Ciel, aer, et vens
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1924
First Performance. 1924-05-15 in Paris: Théâtre du Vieux-Colombier (no.1)
Ninon Vallin (sop), René Le Roy (fl)

1924-05-28 in Paris: Salle Érard (no.2)

Claire Croiza (mez), René Le Roy (fl)
First Publication. 1924 in La Revue musicale
Librettist Pierre de Ronsard (1524-1585)
Language French
Dedication see below
  1. Ninon Vallin (1886-1961)
  2. Claire Croiza (1882-1946)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, flute
External Links Digital Scan of Durand score available at Gallica
Wikipedia article (Dutch)

Misc. Comments

Autograph manuscript of no.2 (@ Morgan Library) is dated 1925-8-26. (However, autographs are sometimes dated later for various reasons, revisions only being one of them.)