Gabriel Fauré, Complete Songs: Volume 1: 1861–1882; edition for high voice

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Vol. 1 of the first ever critical edition of all of Gabriel Fauré's songs, published in two versions, for high voice and medium voice; contains 34 songs, one of them in two versions; many variant readings published for the first time, including alternative ritornello and ending for 'Mai' and a complete variant version of 'S'il est un charmant gazon' which casts new light on the song's character. Volume received the 'Edition of the Year’ award from the German Music Publishers’ Association at the 2015 Frankfurt Musikmesse.

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Research project based at the RAM with a Research Grant from the AHRC


Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLeipzig, London, New York
PublisherPeters Edition
Number of pages194
EditionEP 11391a
ISBN (Print)ISMN 979-0-014-11760-3
Publication statusPublished or Performed - 2014