Albert  Roussel

Albert Roussel Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    5th April 1869
  • Died
    23rd August 1937
  • Birthplace
    Tourcoing, France

Albert Charles Paul Marie Roussel was a French composer. He spent seven years as a midshipman, turned to music as an adult, and became one of the most prominent French composers of the interwar period. His early works were strongly influenced by the impressionism of Debussy and Ravel, while he later turned toward neoclassicism.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
Aria Aria / Arietta Solo Instrument(s) and Orchestra
Aeneas, Op.54 Ballet Voice(s) and Orchestra
Bacchus et Ariane, Op.43 Ballet Orchestra
Le festin de l’araignée, Op.17 Ballet Orchestra
Petit canon perpétuel Canon Piano
Le bardit des francs Chorale Choir and Orchestra
Concert for Small Orchestra, Op.34 Concerto Orchestra
Concertino for Cello and Orchestra, Op.57 Concerto Solo Instrument(s) and Orchestra
Piano Concerto, Op.36 Concerto Piano and orchestra
Duo for Bassoon and Double Bass Duet Chamber group
Joueurs de flûte, Op.27 Duet Solo Instrument and Piano
Fanfare pour un sacre païen Fanfare Chamber group
Impromptu, Op.21 Impromptu Harp
Madrigal aux muses, Op.25 Madrigal Solo voice(s)
La naissance de la lyre, Op.24 Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Padmâvatî, Op.18 Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
3 Pièces, Op.49 Piano piece Piano
Conte à la poupée Piano piece Piano
Des heures passent, Op.1 Piano piece Piano
Doute Piano piece Piano