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What I’ve Been Singing: Les Berceaux (Cradles): Fauré


I’ve been introduced recently to another exquisite song by Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924). I particularly like this version by Veronique Gens. The song’s set to a poem by René François Sully-Prudhomme (1839-1907). Here’s my translation. Along the quay, the great vessels, … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Singing: Après un Rêve: Fauré


Last week my singing teacher, the fabulous Christine Hubbard introduced me to this exquisite song of Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924). It’s one of a set of three composed for voice and piano, though the songs were not initially conceived as a … Continue reading

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