Opus 50 Pavane by Gabriel Faure

Opus 50 Pavane by Gabriel Faure (1845-1924)


Cantique de Jean Racine (Op. 11) is a work for mixed chorus and piano or organ by Gabriel Fauré. Written by the nineteen year old composer in 1864-5, the piece won Fauré the first prize when he graduated from the École Niedermeyer and was first performed the following year on August 4, 1866, with accompaniment of strings and organ.





Notes
Late Romantic. 4/4 time signature. 55 Measures. 5 pages. Key of e minor.