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Poulenc: Babar the Elephant / Stefan Wilkening, narrator; Julien Thorel, narrator; Norman Shetler, narrator; Eva-Maria May, narrator; Alexander Wienand, piano

Audio Samples

  1. Poulenc — Histoire de Babar le petit éléphant, FP 129 (Narrated in German)
  2. Poulenc — Elégie for 2 Pianos, FP 175 $0.99 on iTunes
  3. Poulenc — Histoire de Babar le petit éléphant, FP 129 (Narrated in French)
  4. Poulenc — Histoire de Babar le petit éléphant, FP 129 (Narrated in English)
  5. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 1 in B Minor $0.99 on iTunes
  6. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 2 in A-Flat Major $0.99 on iTunes
  7. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 3 in B Minor $0.99 on iTunes
  8. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 4 in A-Flat Major $0.99 on iTunes
  9. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 5 in A Minor $0.99 on iTunes
  10. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 6 in B-Flat Major $0.99 on iTunes
  11. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 7 in C Major $0.99 on iTunes
  12. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 8 in A Minor $0.99 on iTunes
  13. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 9 in D Major $0.99 on iTunes
  14. Poulenc — 10 Improvisations, FP 63: No. 10 in F Major "Éloge des gammes" $0.99 on iTunes
  15. Poulenc — 2 Improvisations, FP 113: No. 1 in G Minor $0.99 on iTunes
  16. Poulenc — 2 Improvisations, FP 113: No. 2 in E-Flat Major "Hommage à Schubert" $0.99 on iTunes
  17. Poulenc — 2 Improvisations, FP 170: No. 1 in A Minor $0.99 on iTunes
  18. Poulenc — 2 Improvisations, FP 170: No. 2 in D-Flat Major $0.99 on iTunes
  19. Poulenc — Improvisation in C Minor, FP 176 "Hommage à Edith Piaf" $0.99 on iTunes
  20. Poulenc — Capriccio, FP 155 $0.99 on iTunes

Album Summary

>Poulenc, Francis : L'histoire de Babar, le petit éléphant, melodrama for narrator & piano (or orchestra), FP 129
>Poulenc, Francis : Élégie (en accords alternés), for 2 pianos, FP 175
>Poulenc, Francis : L'embarquement pour Cythère, valse-musette for 2 pianos (from film, Le voyage en Amérique), FP 150
>Poulenc, Francis : Improvisation for Piano no 15 in C minor, FP 176 "Hommage à Edith Piaf"
>Poulenc, Francis : Capriccio for 2 pianos (after Le bal Masqué), FP 155
Performers Composer

Notes & Reviews:

For both children and adults, this brilliant recording tells the story of Babar, the little elephant who lost his mother. Set to music by French composer Francis Poulenc between 1940 and 1945, this is a beautiful piece of art. This release features Eva-Maria May and Alexander Wienand on piano and Stephan Wilkening, Julien Thorel and Norman Shetler as narrator.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: Musikhochschule München, kleiner Konzertsaal, Germany (01/2016/03/2016).



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Works Details

>Poulenc, Francis : L'histoire de Babar, le petit éléphant, melodrama for narrator & piano (or orchestra), FP 129
  • Performer: Eva-Maria May (Piano)
  • Running Time: 27 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1940-1945

>Poulenc, Francis : Élégie (en accords alternés), for 2 pianos, FP 175
  • Performers: Eva-Maria May (Piano); Alexander Wienand (Piano)
  • Running Time: 7 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1959

>Poulenc, Francis : L'embarquement pour Cythère, valse-musette for 2 pianos (from film, Le voyage en Amérique), FP 150
  • Performers: Eva-Maria May (Piano); Alexander Wienand (Piano)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Waltz
  • Written: 1951

>Poulenc, Francis : L'histoire de Babar, le petit éléphant, melodrama for narrator & piano (or orchestra), FP 129
  • Performer: Eva-Maria May (Piano)
  • Running Time: 27 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1940-1945

>Poulenc, Francis : Improvisation for Piano no 15 in C minor, FP 176 "Hommage à Edith Piaf"
  • Performer: Eva-Maria May (Piano)
  • Running Time: 25 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1959

>Poulenc, Francis : Capriccio for 2 pianos (after Le bal Masqué), FP 155
  • Performers: Eva-Maria May (Piano); Alexander Wienand (Piano)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1952