Poulenc's Villageoises Francis Poulenc's Villageoises -- "The Villagers" -- was inspired by the French countryside. Although Poulenc considered himself Parisian by birth and by preference, rural France provided a creative impetus for several of his piano works. This piece features Pascal Roge at the piano.

Poulenc's Villageoises

Poulenc's Villageoises

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Francis Poulenc's Villageoises — "The Villagers" — was inspired by the French countryside. Although Poulenc considered himself Parisian by birth and by preference, rural France provided a creative impetus for several of his piano works. This piece features Pascal Roge at the piano.