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Title La Belle en dormant
Commercial Availability Status Available
Ensemble Type Vocal (Solo or Small Ensemble)

Voice and Piano

Duration 5
Current Publisher Boosey & Hawkes
Edition Or Catalog Number M051906000

Cataloging Information

Copyright Date And Owner ©1950 Boosey & Hawkes; ©1978 Virgil Thomson & Boosey & Hawkes
Year Composed 1931
Year Revised
First Publisher Boosey & Hawkes
Year Published 1950
Manuscript Source(s) Location


Cardell Number V4
Meckna Number W123

Additional Notes & Comments

Instrumentation Notes
Research Notes

Text: (French) George Hugnet, English Translation by Elaine de Sircay

Alternate Title: Beauty Sleeping

CC: Score for Sale

CC: Movements

1. Pour chercher sur la carte des mer (Scanning booklets from ocean resorts)

2. La première de toutes (My true love sang me no song)

3. Mon Amour est bon à dire (Yes, my love is good to tell of)

4. Partis les vaisseaux (All gone are the ships)

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