Jehan Alain. Litanies, for organ, JA (AWV ). Composition Information ↓; Description ↓; Appears On ↓. Share on. facebook · twitter · tumblr. The BBC artist page for Jehan Alain. Find the Jehan Alain Biography (BBC). Jehan . Litanies. Composer. Jehan Alain. Performer. Marie-Claire Alain (organ). Jehan Alain () Litanies. ‘When the Christian soul in distress can no longer find new words to implore the mercy of God, it repeats.

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Forgive our sins, O Lord, that they No more may vex us, day by day, As we forgive their trespasses Who unto us have done amiss; Thus let us dwell in charity, Allain serve each other willingly. Organ Fireworks World Tour. Litanies was composed in and remains the best-known and most-often-played organ work of French composer Jehan Alain.

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Seule la foi poursuit son ascension. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. Pseudo This is your nickname on free-scores. Jehan received his initial training in the piano from Augustin Pierson, the organist of Saint-Louis at Versailles, and in the organ from his father, who had built a four-manual instrument in the family sitting room.

O let thy Holy Spirit dwell With us, to rule and guide us well; From Satan’s mighty power and rage Preserve thy Church from age to age. He uses this style not only in his free form works, but also in a number of his 47 settings of chorale tunes.


Last Played on BBC. Jehan Alain whose medieval-looking first name is pronounced simply as ‘Jean’ was one of those people who lived fast as if knowing it would not be for long. Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first.

Dances of Life and Death. The motif is placed in contrast with a two-chord progression that likewise is subjected to some interesting transformations.

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On 20 Junehe was assigned to reconnoitre the German advance on the eastern side of Saumurand encountered a group of German soldiers at Le Petit-Puy. The work concludes with an impressive downward chordal passage based on a whole-tone scale, finally resolving in a large complex of notes that is neither predominantly major or minor.

Alain legte schriftlich nieder, wie die Litaneien zu spielen seien: Audio and video players are included. Not yet 30 when he met his end, he had already produced a large output, especially of music for organ his own instrument and piano. Sor – Six divertissements pour la guitare Opus 2. Into temptation lead us not; And when the foe doth war and plot Against our souls on every hand, Then, armed with faith, O may we stand Against him as a valiant host, Through comfort of the Holy Ghost.

Chronological Index of Concerts. France – 3 sheet music. Jazz Latin New Age. French composer Jehan Alain inscribed these words on the score of his descriptive work Litanieswritten in anguish over the loss of his year-old sister Marie-Odile in a mountain accident. Five days later France capitulated.

He was appointed organist of Saint-Nicholas de Maisons Laffitte in Paris inand remained there for four years. Thine let it be In time, and through eternity! Alain left an explanatory postscript that appears at the end of the published score stating his intent: Haydn’s String Quartets Opus Hyperion offers both CDs, and downloads in a number of formats. La raison atteinte sa limite. Always interested in mechanics, Alain was a skilled motorcyclist and became a dispatch rider in the Eighth Motorised Armour Division of the French Army.


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Like Messiaen, Alain found his musical voice while still in his teens, though nothing was published untilwhen a few of his organ pieces, already numerous, appeared in print. Der Partitur selbst geht ein Zitat voran, das auf den Tod einer seiner Schwestern im Jahredem Schaffensjahr dieses Werkes, anspielen mag.

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Phillip Truckenbrod Concert Artists. Complete Works for Organ, Vol. The plainsong ,itanies which opens the music is repeated continually, propelled by a locomotive rhythm to an ecstatic climax.

The Gimo Music Collection. Our Father, thou in heaven above, Who biddest us to dwell in love, As brethren of oitanies family, And cry for all we need to thee; Teach us to mean the words we say, And from the inmost heart to pray. For 17 years we provide a free and legal service for free sheet music without asking you anything in exchange. Retrieved from ” https: Litabies around a curve, and hearing the approaching tread of the Germans, he abandoned his motorcycle and engaged the enemy troops with his carbine, killing 16 of them before being killed himself.