Ronsard à son âme (Ravel, Maurice)

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Sheet Music


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Daphnis (2007/9/6)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand, 1924. Plate D. & F. 10,577.
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Publisher. Info. Moscow/Moskva: Muzyka, 1964. Plate M. 31068 Г.
Misc. Notes Text in Russian and French.
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General Information

Work Title Ronsard à son âme
Alternative. Title Ronsard to his soul
Composer Ravel, Maurice
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. M.75
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMR 40
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 song
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1923-24
First Performance. 1934 April 26, London
First Publication. 1924
Librettist Pierre de Ronsard (1524–1585)
Language French
Dedication Marcelle Gerar
Average DurationAvg. Duration 2 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano

Misc. Comments

Version History

  • Composed in 1923–24 for voice with piano.
  • Arranged for orchestra by Ravel in 1935.

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