Le Bestiaire. (Voice and Piano). By Francis Poulenc (1899-1963). For Piano, Vocal. Editions Durand. 8 pages. Editions Durand #LS0003700. Published by Editions Durand (HL.50560521).
Text in French, German and English. Poems by Guillaume Apollinaire, English words by Percy Pinkerton.
Contents: Le Dromadaire (The Dromedary) • La Chèvre du Thibet (The Goat from Tibet) • La Sauterelle (The Grasshopper) • Le Dauphin (The Dolphin) • L'Ecrevisse (The Crab) • La Carpe (The Carp).
Location: from Minneapolis
June 29, 2007
Fun music to enliven your recital
I'd sung this in recital many, many years ago, always loved it, and then couldn't find my copy so sing it in a recent recital, so I went to Sheet Music Plus. The music is more challenging for the pianist than it is for the vocalist. The verses are purely...
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