Fêtes galantes

Song TitleFêtes galantes (Search)
Composer(s):Francis Poulenc
Composer Underrepresented GroupLGBTQ+ (Search)
Author(s):Louis Aragon
Keyword(s) & Features: Backs; Bandits; Bicycles; Boredom; Bridges; Bulwarks; Burning; Carats; Cars; Celebrations; Children; Cities; Closing; Corpses; Corrupted; Death; Declining; Drowned; Dying; Eggs; Feet; Firefighters; Fleeing; Fortune-tellers; Gallant; Gazogenes; Handcarts; Hindering; Hurling; Idiots; Kilts; Life; Lifting; Long; Maidens; Marie; Marquises; Merchants; Noses; Passing; People; Pimps; Pompoms; Reckless; Rogues; Shoes; Singers; Snots; Social Commentary; Veils; Voices; Voyeurs; Watching; Words
First LineOn voit des marquis sur des bicyclettes (Search)
Average Duration1:00 (Search)
Year of composition 1943 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttps://www.oxfordlieder.co.uk/song/2546
Larger WorkDeux Poèmes de Louis Aragon (Search)
Author's associated movements or -isms or GroupsSurrealism (Search)
Original LanguageFrench (Search)
Audio Source https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ifQxDgglRw
Catalog DesignationFP 122 no. 2 (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerMedium voice
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