Francis Poulenc plays his own works with his favorite performers

Denise Duval (soprano), Gabriel Bacquier (baritone), Jean-Pierre Rampal (flute), Jacques Février (piano), Georges Prêtre (conductor)

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Denise Duval — Soprano

Gabriel Bacquier — Baritone

Jean-Pierre Rampal — Flutist

Jacques Février — Pianist

Orchestre national de la RTF

Georges Prêtre — Conductor

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Immersion into the works of Francis Poulenc with his musician friends, Denise Duval, Jean-Pierre Rampal and Jacques Février.

On the stage of the Salle Gaveau in Paris, one evening of 1959, before a well-heeled audience, Francis Poulenc at the piano, accompanies his musician friends who interpret his works. This film provides the best possible portrait of the composer.

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