Basic Details

Title
La Valse Gregoriénne
Availability
Available
Category
Vocal (Solo or Small Ensemble)
Instrumentation
Voice and Piano Alternate version for violin solo also listed in Yale Finding Aid.
Duration
2'
Publisher
Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc.
Premiere
  • World: Salle Chopin, Paris, France, June 17th, 1929 (Marthe-Marthine, soprano; Virgil Thomson, piano)
Edition/Catalog #
HL 00227659
Parts/Movements
  1. Les Ecrevisses (Crayfish)
  2. Grenadine (Pomegranate)
  3. La Rosée (Dew)
  4. Le Wagon Immobile (The Motionless Box-Car)

Cataloging Information

Copyright
©1980 Southern Music Publishing
Year Composed
1927
Date Composed
30-Nov-1927
Year Published
1980
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
V19
Meckna Number
W111

Additional Info

Notes

Text by Georges Hugnet, translated by Donald Sutherland as "Gregorian Waltz"

To be sung without pause

Texts
Georges Hugnet
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