Catalogue of works

Fêtes galantes (1st recueil)     86/(80)

Songs

I. En sourdine (2nd version)
II. Fantoches (2nd version)
III. Clair de lune (2nd version)

Poet:
Paul Verlaine

First lines:
I. Calmes dans le demi-jour
II. Scaramouche et Pulcinella
III. Votre âme est un paysage choisi

Composition dates:
1891-1892

Dedication:
Madame Robert Godet (I), Madame Lucien Fontaine (II), Madame Arthur Fontaine (III)

Publication:
Fromont, 1903

First hearings:
Paris, at the home of Madame Édouard Colonne, 16 June 1904, who was accompanied by the composer; II. Paris, Salle de géographie, le 6 December 1905, Madame Camille Fourrier and Auguste Delacroix, piano

Comments:
For first versions of songs, see nos 42/(28), 26/(21) and 45/(32).