Chansons de Bilitis, Op.39 (Koechlin, Charles)

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Sheet Music


 Complete Score (CA)
#54118 - 3.05MB, 22 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0- V/19/21

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Daphnis (2010/1/26)

Publisher Info.:

Paris: Maurice Senart, 1923. Plate E.M.S. 6275.


Paris: Editions Salabert, 1994. Catalog EAS 19110X.
in volume Charles Koechlin: Mélodies et chansons


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General Information

Work Title Chansons de Bilitis
Alternative Title
Composer Koechlin, Charles
Opus/Catalogue Number Op.39
Movements/Sections 5 pieces:
  1. Hymne à Astarté
  2. Pluie au matin
  3. Chant funèbre
  4. Hymne à la nuit
  5. Epitaphe de Bilitis
Year/Date of Composition 1898-1908
First Performance Prem. no. 1: 14 March 1899 by Jane Hatto, ?Koechlin, Séance Ségard, Th. de la Bodinière
All 5: 29 January 1918 by Jane Bathori, Andrée Vaurabourg (pf), Th. du Vieux-Colombier
First Publication 1923
Librettist Pierre Louÿs (1870-1925)
Language French
Composer Time Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voice and Piano
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