Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

Les Biches (1923)

one-act ballet with choir on 17th century lyrics


stage work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1923
    • Duration : 30 mn
    • Editor : Heugel
Detailed formation
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo), 3 oboes (also English horn), 3 clarinets (also bass clarinet), 3 bassoons (also contrabassoon), 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba (also trombone), celesta, timpani, percussionist, harp, strings

Creation information