Jean Cras

Jean Cras Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    22nd May 1879
  • Died
    14th September 1932
  • Birthplace
    Brest, France

Jean Émile Paul Cras was a 20th-century French composer and career naval officer. His musical compositions were inspired by his native Brittany, his travels to Africa, and most of all, by his sea voyages. As a naval commander he served with distinction in the Adriatic Campaign during World War I.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
Piano Concerto Concerto Piano and orchestra
4 Danze Dance Piano
Habanera Dance Solo Instrument and Piano
Evocation Duet Solo Instrument and Piano
Élégies Funeral Music Voice(s) and Orchestra
Polyphème Opera / Operetta Voice(s) and Orchestra
Paysages Piano piece Piano
Poèmes Intimes Piano piece Piano
Piano Quintet Quintet Chamber group
Quintet for Harp, Flute, Violin, Viola and Cello Quintet Chamber group
Cello Sonata Sonata Solo Instrument and Piano
L'offrande lyrique Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano
Âmes d'enfants Suite Piano 4 hands
Suite en duo Suite Chamber group
Piano Trio Trio Chamber group
String Trio Trio String Trio