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Composer(s): Francis (Jean Marcel) Poulenc (07 Jan 1899 - 30 Jan 1963)
Work identifier: M104
Real Name: Le bestiare ou, Cortege d'Orphee
Display Name: Le bestiare
Nick Name: The Bestiary
Composed: c. 1918
Revised: c. 1919
c. 1922
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Soprano
Flute
Clarinet
Bassoon
String Quartet
Librettist(s): Guillaume Apollinaire
Performance Timing (guide): 1'56'' (approx.)
Mvt. 1The Dromedary  (Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, String Quartet)
Mvt. 2The Tibetan Goat  (Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, String Quartet)
Mvt. 3The Grasshopper  (Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, String Quartet)
Mvt. 4The Dolphin  (Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, String Quartet)
Mvt. 5The Crayfish  (Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, String Quartet)
Mvt. 6The Carp  (Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, String Quartet)
Composer(s): Francis (Jean Marcel) Poulenc (07 Jan 1899 - 30 Jan 1963)
Recording identifier: M2147483768
Real Name: Le Bestiare au cortège d'Orphée
Display Name: Le Bestiare au cortège d'Orphée
Nick Name: The Bestiary
Composed: c. 1918
Revised: c. 1919
c. 1922
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Song-cycle
Period: 20th century
Instrumentation: Soprano
Flute
Clarinet
Bassoon
String Quartet
Librettist(s): Guillaume Apollinaire
Performance Timing: 232
Leader: 0
Conductor:
Soloists: Graham Johnson (Piano)
Felicity Lott (Soprano)
Label: Forlane CI
Catalogue Number: FC16730
Recording Location: Rosslyn Hill Chapel, London
Recording Date: 01 Jan 1994
Mvt. 1The Dromedary (1'33'')
Mvt. 2The Tibetan Goat (0'37'')
Mvt. 3The Grasshopper (0'24'')
Mvt. 4The Dolphin (0'31'')
Mvt. 5The Crayfish (0'50'')
Mvt. 6The Carp (1'16'')