Jehan Alain

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Although Alain's career was cut short by his death in WWII, he is considered one of the most original and innovative voices of his generation.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Litanies, for organ, JA 119 (AWV 100) 1937 Keyboard
Trois Danses: Joies, Deuils, Luttes, for organ, JA 120a (AWV 119) 1940 Keyboard
Le jardin suspendu, for organ, JA 71 (AWV 63) 1934 Keyboard
Deuxième Fantaisie, for organ, JA 117 (AWV 91) 1936 Keyboard
Variations sur un thème de Clément Janequin, for organ, JA 118 (AWV 99) 1937 Keyboard
Choral dorien, for organ, JA 67 (AWV 75) 1935 Keyboard
Postlude pour l'Office de Complies, for organ, JA 29 (AWV 13) 1930 Keyboard
Première Fantaisie, for organ, JA 72 (AWV 59) 1933 Keyboard
Suite, for organ, JA 69-70, 82 (AWV 86) 1935 Keyboard
Variations sur "Lucis Creator," for organ, JA 27 (AWV 29) 1932 Keyboard
Deux Danses à Agni Yavishta, for organ, JA 77-78 (AWV 61) 1932 Keyboard
Choral phrygien, for organ, JA 68 (AWV 76) 1935 Keyboard
Intermezzo, for organ ("Fileuse"), JA 66bis (AWV 74a) 1935 Keyboard
Choral Cistercien pour une Élévation, for organ, JA 134 (AWV 62) 1934 Keyboard
Aria, for organ, JA 138 (AWV 120) 1938 Keyboard
Berceuse sur deux notes qui cornent, for organ, JA 7bis (AWV 5) 1929 Keyboard
Climat, for organ, JA 79 (AWV 64) 1932 Keyboard
Prélude profane No. 1, for organ or piano ("Wieder an"), JA 64 (AWV 57) 1933 Keyboard
Ballade en mode phrygien, for organ, JA 9 (AWV 8) 1930 Keyboard
Monodie, for organ or piano, JA 135 (AWV 109a) 1938 Keyboard
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