Le bestiaire, FP 15 (Poulenc, Francis)

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Performer Pages Claire Croiza (mezzo-soprano)
Performers Composer (piano)
Publisher Info. Columbia, 1928. D 15041.
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Max Eschig (La Sirène musicale), 1920. Plate S.M. 119.
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Translator Percy Pinkerton (1855-1946), English text
Leo Melitz, German text
Publisher. Info. Paris: Editions de La Sirène, 1920. Plate E.D. 37 L.S.
Reprinted Paris: Max Eschig, n.d.
Misc. Notes This edition has no inner Title Page
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General Information

Work Title Le bestiaire
Alternative. Title
Composer Poulenc, Francis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. FP 15a
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFP 8
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
I. Le dromadaire
II. Le chèvre du Thibet
III. La sauterelle
IV. Le dauphin
V. L'Ă©crevisse
VI. La carpe
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1919
First Publication. 1920
Librettist Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation voice, flute, clarinet, bassoon, 2 violins, viola, cello

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