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

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Vangi (2019/4/10)

Performers Les Baladins de l’Aube, dir. Jean-Pierre Loré
Publisher Info. Vogue EPL. 8100, 1963.
Misc. Notes Collection personnelle
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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Daniel Van Gilst
Vangi (2014/1/2)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Rouart, Lerolle & Cie., 1949. Plate R.L. 12,329 & Cie.
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General Information

Work Title Quatre petites prières de Saint François d’Assise
Alternative. Title
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
II. Tout puissant, très saint
III. Seigneur, je vous en prie
IV. O mes très chers frères
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1948 August
First Publication. 1949
Librettist Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone (St. 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)

Misc. Comments

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