Le Lunatique for Baritone and Piano (Loiseleur/Yourcenar)

Title Le Lunatique (might be translated by The Moon or The Moody)
Writer Marguerite Yourcenar
Composer Patrick Loiseleur
Reference TPR-0040
Opus number L50
Instrumentation Baritone (or Mezzo-Soprano) and Piano
Duration 5 minutes
Difficulty level
First performance 10 April 2013, Paris, by L'Oiseleur des Longchamps
Publication date 28 June 2017
Synopsis This beautiful poem Le Lunatique from Marguerite Yourcenar describes the mixed feelings one can experiment when watching the Moon which is "dead but purer than the life". The music tries to catch those strange feelings and create a mixed, uncomfortable yet attractive atmosphere.
Audio Extract
Performing Rights Society SACEM (France)
ISWC code T-913.623.070.1
Related scores Centaures for Baritone and Piano (Loiseleur/Yourcenar)
Format PDF files to download
Pages 6 (full score) + 2 (cover)
Le Lunatique for Baritone and Piano (Loiseleur/Yourcenar)
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