La vie antérieure (Duparc, Henri)

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 Complete Performance
#110171 - 3.48MB - 3:48 -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - !N/!N/!N - 548x

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Ivan Ilic (2011/7/21)

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Ivan Ilić (Piano)

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Robert Gildon (baritone)

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Paris: Ivan Ilić

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 [tag/del]

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Baritone Robert Gildon and pianist Ivan Ilić were recorded in Paris in October 2005 by Judith Carpentier-Dupont

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 Complete Score (Original key: high voice)
#157571 - 0.37MB, 6 (#64-69) pp. -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - V/V/V - 2169x

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Massenetique (2011/11/28)

PMLP31390-Duparc - La vie anterieure HV Sibley.1802.17432.pdf
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Henri Duparc — Mélodies.
Nouvelle édition complète, No.1 - Voix élevées (Ton original).
Paris: Rouart, Lerolle et Cie., n.d.(ca.1910). Plate R.L.5752. & Cie.

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Public Domain [tag/del]

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This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.

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 Complete Score (C major: medium voice)
#157573 - 0.43MB, 6 (#67-72) pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - V/V/V - 1510x

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Massenetique (2011/11/28)

PMLP31390-Duparc - La vie anterieure MV Sibley.1802.17433.pdf
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Henri Duparc — Mélodies.
Nouvelle édition complète, No.2 - Voix moyennes.
Paris: Rouart, Lerolle et Cie., n.d.(ca.1910). Plate R.L.5753 & Cie.

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Public Domain [tag/del]

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 Complete Score (Original key)
#10472 - 0.39MB, 6 pp. -  6.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - V/V/V - 1409x

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Metrognome (2007/7/21)

 Complete Score (Original key - alternate scan)
#28570 - 0.28MB, 6 pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - V/V/V - 741x

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Daphnis (2009/2/19)

Duparc - La vie anterieure.pdf
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Paris: Rouart, Lerolle & Cie., 1911. Plate R.L. 5752 & Cie.

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Voice and Orchestra (Duparc)

 Complete Score
#141737 - 1.90MB, 17 (i, 16) pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - V/V/V - 334x

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Massenetique (2011/10/28)

PMLP31390-Duparc - La vie anterieure FS Sibley.1802.15799.pdf
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Paris: Rouart, Lerolle & Cie., n.d.[1913]. Plate R.L. 9876 & Cie.

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Public Domain [tag/del]

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Orchestration: 2/1+1/2/2 - 4/2/3/0 - timpani, bass drum, harp, strings
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General Information

Work Title La vie antérieure
Alternative Title
Composer Duparc, Henri
Key E major
Year/Date of Composition 1884, orch. 1911–13
First Publication 1902
Librettist Charles Baudelaire (1821–1867)
Language French
Dedication à Monsieur J. Guy Ropartz
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation High Voice and Piano


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Text & Translations

J’ai longtemps habité sous de vastes portiques
Que les soleils marins teignaient de mille feux,
Et que leurs grands piliers, droits et majestueux,
Rendaient pareils, le soir, aux grottes basaltiques.

Les houles, en roulant les images des cieux,
Mêlaient d’une façon solennelle et mystique
Les tout-puissants accords de leur riche musique
Aux couleurs du couchant reflété par mes yeux.

C’est là que j’ai vécu dans les voluptés calmes,
Au milieu de l’azur, des vagues, des splendeurs
Et des esclaves nus, tout imprégnés d’odeurs,

Qui me rafraîchissaient le front avec des palmes,
Et dont l’unique soin était d’approfondir
Le secret douloureux qui me faisait languir.


— Charles Baudelaire (1821–1867)

In: English

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