Cantique de Jean Racine

Gabriel Fauré

Cantique de Jean Racine

Op. 11

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At all stages of his career, Fauré was visited by suavely persuasive flights of fantasy transcending (or consolidating) the perennial refinement of his style. In the 20-year-old student's Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11 (1865), the serene ardor of his four-part setting maintains its interest through the three brief sta...