This guide provides basic facts about Gabriel Faure's life and compositions. It is a collection of resource materials that is the first annotated bibliography on his music, including the only comprehensive discussion available of the primary sources far his works. Became some secondary sources are so difficult to obtain, the information in this volume will help researchers determine the relevance of such items before attempting to consult them.
The various sections present a chronology of Faure's life, a list of his writings and compositions, a descriptive list of autograph manuscripts, and an annotated bibliography of articles, books, and theses. An afterward offers suggestions for further research.