Les Six
Les Six ([le sis]) is a name given to a group of six French composers who worked in Montparnasse. The name, inspired by Mily Balakirev's The Five, originates in critic Henri Collet's 1920 article "Les...
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Francis Poulenc - Poulenc Two Piano Concerto First Movement
Poulenc Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestras with Francis Poulenc, Jacques Février and Orchestra National de la RTF conducted by Georges Prêtre.
Erik Satie
Alfred Eric Leslie Satie (Honfleur, 17 May 1866 -- Paris, 1 July 1925) was a French composer and pianist. Starting with his first composition in 1884, he sig...
Erik Satie - Gymnopédie No.1 - YouTube
May 7, 2012 ... Alfred Eric Leslie Satie (Honfleur, 17 May 1866 -- Paris, 1 July 1925) was a French composer and pianist. Starting with his first composition in ...
Darius Milhaud - Scaramouche
PIANO SYNERGY DUO (Ruslan Sviridov and Irina Khovanskaya) Recorded at Small Hall of Moscow State Conservatory on May 8, 1997. This file contains third moveme...
Georges Auric
Georges Auric ([ɔʁik]; 15 February 1899 – 23 July 1983) was a French composer, born in Lodève, Hérault. He was considered one of Les Six, a group of artists informally associated with Jean Cocteau and...
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List of compositions by Darius Milhaud
Below is a list of compositions by Darius Milhaud sorted by category.
List of compositions by Darius Milhaud - Wikipedia
Darius Milhaud
Darius Milhaud ([daʁjys mijo]; 4 September 1892 – 22 June 1974) was a French composer and teacher. He was a member of Les Six—also known as The Group of Six—and one of the most prolific composers of t...
Organ Concerto (Poulenc)
The Concerto for Organ, Timpani and Strings in G minor is a concerto composed by Francis Poulenc for the organ between 1934 and 1938. It has become one of the most frequently performed pieces of the g...
List of compositions by Francis Poulenc
This is a list of works written by the French composer Francis Poulenc (1899–1963).
List of solo piano compositions by Francis Poulenc
This is a list of solo piano pieces by Francis Poulenc.
Clarinet Sonata (Poulenc)
Francis Poulenc's Sonata for clarinet and piano in B-flat (FP 184) dates from 1962 and is one of the last pieces he completed. The piece is dedicated to the memory of an old friend, the Swiss composer...
L'adieu du cavalier (Tailleferre)
"L'adieu du cavalier" (in English "The Knight's Farewell", subtitled "in Memoriam Francis Poulenc) is a song for voice and piano written by Germaine Tailleferre in 1963 on a poem of the same title by ...
Danse de la chèvre
Danse de la chèvre (French for Dance of the Goat) is a piece for solo flute by Arthur Honegger, written in 1921 as incidental music for dancer Lysana of Sacha Derek's play La mauvaise pensée. At the s...
Les mariés de la tour Eiffel
Les mariés de la tour Eiffel (The Wedding Party on the Eiffel Tower) is a ballet to a libretto by Jean Cocteau, choreography by Jean Börlin, set by Irène Lagut, costumes by Jean Hugo, and music by fiv...
Relâche (ballet)
Relâche is a 1924 ballet by Francis Picabia with music composed by Erik Satie.The title was thought to be a Dadaist practical joke, as relâche is the French word used on posters to indicate that a sho...
Genesis Suite
Genesis Suite is a 1945 work for narrator, orchestra, and chorus. A musical interpretation of the first eleven chapters of the Book of Genesis, the suite was a collaborative work by seven composers, s...
L'Album des Six
L'Album des Six is a suite of six piano pieces published in 1920 by Editions de la Sirène of Jean Cocteau, and written by the members of the group of French composers known as Les Six.This publication...
Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher
Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher (Joan of Arc at the Stake) is an oratorio by Arthur Honegger, originally commissioned by Ida Rubinstein.It was set to a libretto by Paul Claudel, and the work runs about 70 minu...
Pancarte pour une porte d'entrée (Tailleferre)
"Pancarte pour une porte d'entrée" (in English "Handbill for an entrance", sometimes incorrectly referred to as "Onze Chants" or "Eleven Songs" in some sources) is a cycle of eleven songs composed by ...
Le bœuf sur le toit
Le Bœuf sur le toit, Op. 58 (English title, The Ox on the Roof: The Nothing-Doing Bar) is a surrealist ballet made on a score composed by Darius Milhaud which was in turn strongly influenced by Brazil...
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Les aventures du roi Pausole
Les aventures du roi Pausole (The adventures of King Pausole) is an opérette in three acts with music by Arthur Honegger and a French libretto by Albert Willemetz, based on the 1901 novel by Pierre Lo...
Erik Satie
Éric Alfred Leslie Satie ([eʁik sati]; 17 May 1866 – 1 July 1925) – he signed his name Erik Satie after 1884 – was a French composer and pianist. Satie was a colourful figure in the ear...
Erik Satie - Wikipedia
Henri Collet
Henri Collet ([kɔlɛ]; November 5, 1885 – November 23, 1951) was a French composer and music critic who lived in Paris. Today his music is seldom performed and he is best remembered for his 1920 articl...