Francis Poulenc Masterpieces

Essential works

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Francis Poulenc
1963
200+ works listed
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Concerto for 2 pianos and orchestra in D minor

Work for orchestra with soloist

1932
1958

Stabat Mater

Work for choir

1950

Concerto for organ and orchestra in G minor

Work for orchestra with soloist

1938

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1917

46 years

1962

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (19)

Song, lied (54)

Opera (3)

Work for soloist (45)

Work for chamber orchestra (19)

Work for orchestra (7)

Work for orchestra with soloist (5)

Ballet (5)

Theatrical music (2)

Other renowned works

1956 - Sonata for flute and piano

1947 - L’invitation au château

1944 - Les mamelles de Tirésias

1932 - Sextet for piano, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn

1923 - Les biches

Compositions by Francis Poulenc (200+) ...

1890 .. 1960 : the essential composers

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1862-1918 Claude Debussy °

1858-1924 Giacomo Puccini °

1873-1943 Sergei Rachmaninoff °

1857-1934 Edward Elgar °

1875-1937 Maurice Ravel °

1863-1945 Pietro Mascagni

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Francis Poulenc




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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