Tel jour, telle nuit, FP 86 (Poulenc, Francis)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand, 1937. Plate D.&F. 12,766 (1).
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Work Title Neuf mélodies
Alternative. Title
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. FP 86
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFP 102
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 songs
  1. Bonne journée
  2. Une ruine coquille vide
  3. Le front comme un drapeau perdu
  4. Une roulotte couverte en tuiles
  5. A toutes brides
  6. Une herbe pauvre
  7. Je n’ai envie que de t’aimer
  8. Figure de force brûlante et farouche
  9. Nous avons fait la nuit
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1936-37
First Performance. 1937 February 3
First Publication. 1937
Librettist Paul Éluard (1895-1952)
Language French
Dedication see below
  1. Pablo Picasso
  2. Freddy
  3. Nusch Éluard (wife of the librettist)
  4. Valentine Hugo
  5. Marie-Blanche de Poulignac (Marguerite de Polignac)
  6. "
  7. Denise Bourdet
  8. Pierre Bernac
  9. Yvonne Gouverné
Average DurationAvg. Duration 15 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
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