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Choral music of Jehan Alain

Does anyone know where I can obtain a copy of the choral music of Jehan Alain (brother of Marie Claire and mostly known as an organist?
on March 9, 2016 12:03am
on March 9, 2016 1:24am
Visit the Musica database ( et there just ask for "Alain, Jehan"
You will find the description of 15 scores (... and even where to order...)
Jean Sturm
on March 9, 2016 5:57am
I thought this would be hard, but I found a collected edition. Here's one source:
His catalog, available here:
Shows a smattering of vocal works, none of which I was aware existed.
There is a collected edition showing up in Worldcat, with a fair number of holdings in the US, so you should be able to get one via Interlibrary Loan if you want a review copy before purchasing. The title is Oeuvres Vocales, and the contents show as:
Vocalise dorienne; Ave Maria, sur une "vocalise dorienne", J.A. 95; O quam suavis est, J.A. 35; O salutaris hostia; Tantum ergo, J.A. 122; Tantum ergo, vieux choral, J.A; Chant nuptial, Psautier français 1547; Chant nuptial, Psautier français, 1547, transcrit et paraphrasé; D'où vient qu'en cette nuitée, Noël, J.A. 113; Que j'aime ce divin enfant, Noël, J.A. 112 A; Salve virilis pectoris; Laisse les nuages blancs, J.A. 58; Chanson du chat, chanson tirée du Chat qui s'en va tout seul, J.A. 88; Chanson du Père Noël, J.A. 114; Foire pour voix de compositeur, J.A. 60; Beilage: Cantique à Sainte Reine (en mode phrygien)
1996: Fleurier : Editions musicales de la Schola Cantorum et de la Procure générale de musique,
This appears to be the publisher's website, at least the name and city are the same - the site is very hard to search:
Marie-Clair Alain is shown has having authored a preface.
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on March 9, 2016 7:20am
E-mail address: schola(a)
The e-mail address I posted above is for the publisher (Éditions de la Schola Cantorum) from whom I have purchased Alain scores in the past. The person with whom I corresponded at Éditions de la Schola Cantorum was Sébastien Frochaux. Very nice. The transaction was very easy. The scores arrived promptly, considering they came from CH. We paid through Pay Pal.
Anthony Pasqua
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