Figure Humaine, FP 120 (Poulenc, Francis)

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Language French / English
Translator Rollo Myers (1892–1985), English text
Publisher. Info. Paris: Salabert, 1959.
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⇒ 7 more: II. En chantant les servantes s’élancent • III. Aussi bas que le silence • IV. Toi ma patiente • V. Riant du ciel et des planètes • VI. Le jour m’étonne et la nuit me fait peur • VII. La menace sous le ciel rouge • VIII. Liberté

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Work Title Figure Humaine
Alternative. Title The Face of Man
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. FP 120
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFP 33
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 movements
I. De tous les printemps du monde
II. En chantant les servantes s’élancent
III. Aussi bas que le silence
IV. Toi ma patiente
V. Riant du ciel et des planètes
VI. Le jour m’étonne et la nuit me fait peur
VII. La menace sous le ciel rouge
VIII. Liberté
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1943
First Performance. 1945/3/25
First Publication. 1945 ca.
Librettist Paul Éluard (1895-1952)
Language French
Dedication Pablo Picasso (1881–1973)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 26 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 12 vocal parts a cappella (SSATBB+SSATBB)
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