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From 2 Mélodies, Op.83, N.2
Voice / Vocal Fach Soprano/ Mezzo / Alto/ Baritone/ Bass
Original key Db Major
Language French
Composer Gabriel Fauré 1845 – 1924
Poet Albert Samain 1858 – 1900
Range Soir

Soir , a setting by Albert Samain, was composed by Gabriel Fauré in 1894 and published in 1896. It is the second anf last song of his op.83, deux Mélodies.

Soir is the second and last song of Fauré’s opus 83, often considered one of his most powerful and emotional opus. He wrote it in 1894, a period where, after being promoted inspector of music schools throughout France, he was left with more time to compose.
Soir follows Prison, a setting of one of Verlaine’s most appraised poems where the poet describes what he sees from his window cell. Fauré chose Soir, a poem by Albert Samain to close his short opus. The text associates the falling of darkness with a sense of longing, frailty and anguish of death. At the piano, the harmonies are distilled note after note with warmth and voluptuousness. The vocal line crowns it all with an elegant, sustained melody. It is set in the medium-low range of the voice, where the singer can sound more easily vulnerable and sincere.

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Soir originated was composed by Gabriel Fauré. The original lyrics are in French. The melodious note arrangement of Soir 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. Soir sheet music produced by Lyribox is clear, precise and is transcribed in English by Lyribox. By purchasing Soir 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 Soir by G. Fauré sheet music from Lyribox today to enjoy and share this wonderful music composition with your friends and family.

Soir 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 Soir 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 Soir accompaniments you could create one of the most brilliant performances that is pregnant with layers and layers of expressions. Purchase the Soir piano accompaniment together with the vocal line accompaniment from Lyribox today!

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