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Le Printemps     60/(56)

Four part chorus and orchestra

Poet:
Jules Barbier

First line:
L'aimable printemps ramène dans la plaine

Composition date:
10-16 May 1884

Publication:
Unpublished

Nomenclature:
3.2.2.2 — 3.2.3.0 — timp. - perc. - 2 harps — strings

Comments:
Work written for admission examination to the Prix de Rome competition. Debussy was ranked 4th, after Xavier Leroux, Charles René and Kaiser (17 May 1884).