Requiem des pauvres bougres, Op.161 (Koechlin, Charles)

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Sheet Music


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David Campbell (2015/12/13)

Publisher. Info. Six chorals pour les cérémonies funèbres
Paris, Procure du Clergé, n.d. (1961). Plate P.G.215 M.S.
Reprinted Boca Raton: Masters Music Publications, Inc. n.d. (2001)
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General Information

Work Title Choral, Op.161
Alternative. Title Final du Requiem - Défilé
Composer Koechlin, Charles
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.161
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICK 49
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
  1. 'Requiem aeternam, dona eis requiem' (choir, orch or org)
  2. Nocturne (pf, with orch?)
  3. As no. 1
  4. Movt for org or orch: Très calme
  5. As no. 1
  6. Chorale in canon (org or orch) as Finale (with opt. wordless choir)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 28 August 1936 (theme of No. 6), February, June−July 1937, Nos. 1−4 orch. Pierre Renaudin 1981−82 from the sparse indications left by Koechlin
First Performance. Unperformed
First Publication. 1961 (No. 6)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation choir, orchestra, piano, organ, ondes martenot