Gabriel Fauré  (1845-1924)
Last updated: 17.09.18
According to The New Penguin Dictionary of Music, Gabriel Fauré was a French composer (also organist); director of the Paris Conservatory, 1905-20, teacher of Ravel and others. Cultivated delicately-balanced idiom expressed mainly in small forms - wrote many piano solos, "Dolly" for piano duet, many songs, including song-cycle, "La Bonne Chanson", and other song cycles; also two piano quartets, and other chamber music. Also wrote Requiem; orchestral works including "Pavane" (With optional chorus); Ballad for piano and orchestra (originally for piano alone);incidental music to "Pelleas and Melisande", and other music for the French and English stage.
 
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Books:
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book15.gif  Gabriel Faure : A Guide to Research (Composer Resource Manual Vol 49) Edward R. Phillips flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
book15.gif  Gabriel Faure : A Musical Life Jean-Michel Nectoux flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
book15.gif  Requiem in Full Score Gabriel Faure flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
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Recorder Music CDs:
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cd15.gif Helmut Schaarschmidt on "Delicacies for Sopranino Recorder & Oboe with Organ" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
Choral Music CDs:
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cd15.gif Various Ensembles on "Prayers" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
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sm15.gif Requiem Opus 48 flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif wvicon.gif
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sm15.gif Pie Jesu From the Requiem A/T/T/B/B/CB/CB
Recorder Sheet Music
17869546.gifApres un reve / Sicilienne (A(Flute)/Cello/Guit.)smp_logo_88_white.gif
28 pages.
For melody instrument (violin/flute/recorder) and guitar.
Arr./Editor: Stephan Schafer
Publisher: Ludwig Doblinger K.G. (GKM-00223)
765205.gifPavane (D/D/A/A/T/B)smp_unav15.gif
Score and Parts.
Arr./Editor: Heather Wastie
Publisher: Editio Musica Budapest (HARA038)
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youtube15.jpg Faure Requiem 4/7 Pie Jesu (3:28) Patricia Petibon with Orchestre National de Lyon Requiem Opus 48
youtube15.jpg Gabriel Faure's Requiem Op. 48 (35:59) Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus Requiem Opus 48
youtube15.jpg Pie Jesu - Faure (3:21) Sumi Jo on Album Prayers Requiem Opus 48