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From 3 Mélodies, Op.18, N.3
Voice / Vocal Fach Soprano/ Mezzo / Alto/ Baritone/ Bass
Original key C# minor
Language French
Composer Gabriel Fauré 1845 – 1924
Poet Armand Silvestre 1837 – 1901
Range Automne

Automne , a setting by Armand Sylvestre, was composed by Gabriel Fauré in 1878 and published in 1880. It is the third song of his op.18, trois Mélodies.

Automne is the third song of his op. 18, 3 mélodies. Fauré probably saw, in the emotions expressed in Armand Silvestre’s poem, a reflection of his own feelings: his engagement to Marianne Viardot had been broken off a few months earlier and he cruelly resented the passing of time, regretting those moments of happiness and hope, now long-gone.
Automne was also influenced by Fauré’s trip to Köln, especially to attend the performances of Rheingold and Die Walküre by Wagner. Wagner was not yet renowned but Fauré immediately sensed the novelty in Wagner’s writing. He seems, with Automne, to pay a tribute to the German composers’ sense of dramatic turbulence and harmonic tension.
The accompaniment seems to propel the singer constantly forward, with its continues broken chords full of minimalistic, tense, harmonies. The vocal line embraces the sorrow and regret expressed by the poet with its sinuous melodies and frequent upward leaps followed by scalar arcs. As we reach the apex of the song, bittersweetness and melancholy seem the only outcome to all lives.

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Automne originated was composed by Gabriel Fauré. The original lyrics are in French. The melodious note arrangement of Automne ranges from pianissimo (very soft) mellow notes to forte (loud) notes carrying the player and the audience through an array of vivid emotions. The sweet soft beginning of the music piece gradually increases and decreases the loudness in smooth transitions. This music piece is decorated with phrases, slurs and an arpeggio. A perfect composition for piano players to try with an intermediate knowledge in music. Students can make use of this sweet music piece to improve their knowledge in music expressions, ornaments and sight-reading, while all music lovers could enjoy this brilliant extract whole-heartedly. Automne sheet music produced by Lyribox is clear, precise and is transcribed in English by Lyribox. By purchasing Automne sheet music from us, you can simply sing along as you play this masterpiece on your piano. Unlike many sheet music sold online with all black notations, sheet music we offer you is marked using three distinct colors. While piano notation is illustrated in black, the music expressions and the lyrics are given in red and blue respectively. Get Automne by G. Fauré sheet music from Lyribox today to enjoy and share this wonderful music composition with your friends and family.

Automne piano accompaniment is offered by Lyribox is mellow and smooth. It feeds the poem an underlying pulse, adding a sense of propulsion to it. Meanwhile the vocal line flows in a dreamy leisure manner forcing the audience into a calming and languid mood. The vocal line of Automne by Lyribox has the potential to provide slight pitch support for the voice’s sometimes unusual intervals, enhancing the fullness of it. This accompaniment is not at all demanding. Using these rich Automne accompaniments you could create one of the most brilliant performances that is pregnant with layers and layers of expressions. Purchase the Automne piano accompaniment together with the vocal line accompaniment from Lyribox today!

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