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Title: Œuvres Complètes
Otros títulos: Œuvres Lyriques
L'intégrale de ses œuvres
Edition du 50e anniversaire 1963 - 2013
ΠLyriques IV
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Francis Poulenc; Stéphane Cordon; Peter Ustinov; Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire; Georges Prêtre; Mady Meplé; Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo; Denise Duval; Orchestre du Théâtre National de l'Opéra Comique; Jean Cocteau; Jean Françaix
Código CDU: Pou.02
Forma Musical: Overtures -- Orchestral music -- Monologues with music (Orchestra) -- Songs (High voice) with orchestra -- Operas --
Abstract: Francis Poulenc was the leading composer of Les Six, the French group devoted to turning music away from Impressionism, formality, and intellectualism. He wrote in a direct and tuneful manner, often juxtaposing the witty and ironic with the sentimental or melancholy. He heavily favored diatonic and modal textures over chromatic writing. His music also shows many elements of pandiatonicism, introduced around 1920 by Stravinsky, whose influence can be heard in some of Poulenc's compositions, such as the religious choral work, Gloria. Poulenc is regarded as one of the most important twentieth century composers of religious music, and in the realm of the French art song he is also a major voice of his time. Poulenc was also a pianist of considerable ability. Poulenc was born into a wealthy family of pharmaceutical magnates. The agrochemical giant Rhone-Poulenc is the present-day corporation started by his forebears. His mother was a talented amateur pianist who began giving him piano ...


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