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|Composition Year||1948 August|
|Genre Categories||; ; ;; ; ;|
|Work Title||Quatre petites prières de Saint François d’Assise|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||FP 142|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IFP 71|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1948 August|
|Librettist||Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone (St. Francis of Assisi) (1181/82–1226)|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||6 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Male voices a cappella|
August 1948 from the manuscript, according to Schmidt, "The Music of Francis Poulenc (1899-1963) : A Catalogue" starting p.391.