Élégie pour 2 pianos

Francis Poulenc

Élégie pour 2 pianos


About this work...

The Princess de Polignac had commissioned his Concerto for Two Pianos and his Organ Concerto. Her niece, Marie-Blanche, had sung a number of Poulenc's songs, and had even had some dedicated to her. When she died in March 1958. Poulenc responded by writing this "Elegie". Most of Poulenc's piano music is in miniature fo... read more