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

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Vangi (2019/4/10)

Publisher Info. Vogue EPL. 8100, 1963.
Performers Les Baladins de l’Aube, dir. Jean-Pierre Loré
Misc. Notes Collection personnelle
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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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Work Title Quatre petites prières de Saint François d’Assise
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Четыре маленькие молитвы Святого Франциска Ассизского; Four small prayers of St. Françis of Assisi; アッシジの聖フランシスコの4つの小さな祈り
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 177407768; LCCN: n81124861; GND: 300120656; BNF: 39641101b
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. FP 142
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFP 71
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
I. Salut, dame Sainte (Modéré, mais sans lenteur.  = 66)
II. Tout puissant, très saint (Majestueux et éclatant.  = 58)
III. Seigneur, je vous en prie (Très expressif et fervent.  = 63)
IV. O mes très chers frères (Bien calme.  = 60)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1948 August
First Publication. 1949
Librettist Saint Francis of Assisi (1181/82–1226)
Language French
Average DurationAvg. Duration 6 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation male chorus (TTBB)

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