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Henri Gagnebin
1886 - 1977
Belgium | Switzerland
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H. Gagnebin
Henri Gagnebin (13/03/1886 - 02/06/1977), a Swiss organist, writer on music and composer. He was born in Liège, Belgium. The University of Geneva bestowed a doctor's degree honoris causa on him.
Source:The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians and http://www.classicos.hpg.ig.com.br/index2.htm
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis (picture)
Requiem des vanités du monde
Composed in:1939
Musical form:free
Text/libretto:Jules Baillods (1889-1952)
Requiem des vanités du monde (Requiem of the vanities of the world), composed in 1938/1939, is for solo voices, chorus, organ and orchestra.
Source:Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians
Contributor:Tassos Dimitriadis
Requiem des vanités du monde: O mort, o nuit profonde! = Requiem von der Welt Nichtigkeit: O Tod, o tiefe Nacht! Oratorio.
Original text in French: Jules Baillods. Translated in German: Frédéric Liebstoeckl.
Printed: Genève, Henn, 1944.
Source:Katalog der Deutschen Nationalbibliothek
Jules Baillods (1889-1952), writer, professor and literary critic, was born in Couvet and died in La Chaux-de-Fonds. After the Ecole Normale de Fleurier, he obtained a degree in Letters from the University of Neuchâtel.
Frédéric Liebstoekl (1900-1979) is a concert organizer , journalist and musician from Austria , then Geneva. Friend of Henri Gagnebin.
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Jules Baillods
Frédéric Liebstoekl