Catalogue of works
Berceuse héroïque 140/(132)
"In homage to His Majesty King Albert I st of Belgium and his soldiers"
For piano (or orchestra)
Piano, Durand, 1915; Henle, 1997; Durand, 2004, Édition critique des œuvres complètes, I/4
126.96.36.199 — 188.8.131.52 — timp. - 2 harps — strings
Paris, 26 October 1915, Orchestre des Concerts Colonne-Lamoureux, under the direction of Camille Chevillard
Composed at the request of English novelist Hall Caine, for a book in homage to the Belgian King (King Albert's Book) published by The Daily Telegraph, other contributors being notably Saint-Saëns, Messager, Paderewski, Mascagni and Elgar.