Commissionned by L'Oiseleur des Lonchamps for his album Chevauchées Lyriques, written on a text by Marguerite Yourcenar, this song has been hailed by all the critics as a great modern work.
|Instrumentation||Baritone (or Mezzo-Soprano) and Piano|
|First performance||January 2012, Paris, by L'Oiseleur des Longchamps|
|Publication date||28 June 2017|
The wonderful poem Centaures from Marguerite Yourcenar describes the wonder (and maybe the terror) inspired by those monstrous creatures, half-human, half-horse. This song was commissionned by the french baritone L'Oiseleur des Longchamps for his disc "Chevauchées Lyriques, the Horses Song's Album" (2012, Hybrid music).
|Performing Rights Society||SACEM (France)|
|Related scores||Le Lunatique for Baritone and Piano (Loiseleur/Yourcenar)|
|Format||PDF files to download|
|Pages||9 (full score) + 2 (cover)|