Francis Poulenc in Paris - 28 January, 1923

from Selected correspondence 1915-1963 / Francis Poulenc, page 58:

Yesterday I practically brought the house down with my applause for your Amour sorcier which I ADORE. Could you possibly ask Chester to send me the score - I would be thrilled to have it. 

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Francis Poulenc, and Sidney Buckland (ed.), Selected correspondence 1915-1963 / Francis Poulenc (:London, 1991), p. 58. accessed: 25 July, 2024

location of experience: Paris


Francis Poulenc
Composer, Pianist

Listening to

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Amour sorcier
written by Manuel de Falla

Experience Information

Date/Time 28 January, 1923
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


Letter from Francis Poulenc to Manuel de Falla, 83 rue de Monceau, Paris, 29 January 1923. Poulenc refers to the concert version of Falla's 'El Amor brujo', a ballet with songs in one act.

Originally submitted by verafonte on Thu, 15 Dec 2016 20:21:24 +0000
Approved on Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:26:36 +0100