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Survey of Les Six: Around the World in 60 Minutes

  • Willis Music Steinway Gallery 8118 Montgomery Road Cincinnati, OH, 45236 United States (map)

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Not only did the composers of Les Six create a unique sound world to reflect their beloved France, they used their revolutionary aesthetic to depict intriguing far-away lands. Experience the final concert of CSI's Survey of Les Six in an exoticism-themed program that will transport you out of 20th-century France and around the world to England, Russia, Vietnam, and beyond.

Program

Germaine Tailleferre: Six chansons françaises
Francis Poulenc: "Hyde Park"
Arthur Honegger: Petit cours de morale

Georges Auric: Huit poèmes de Jean Cocteau

Darius Milhaud: Le soirées de Pétrograde
Louis Durey: Deux poemes de Ho-Chi-Minh
Arthur Honegger: Trois chansons de la petite sirène

Francis Poulenc: "Voyage à Paris," "Montparnasse," Parisiana

Meet the Artists

Earlier Event: September 23
Survey of Les Six: La Vie en France
Later Event: January 7
Americana: How Beautiful They Were