Trouville: La Baigneuse de Trouville by Francis Poulenc
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Ten stunning views of France that inspired composers
8. Trouville: La Baigneuse de Trouville by Francis Poulenc
The fishing village of Trouville, in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France, is a popular tourist spot. Poulenc wrote his 'Bather of Trouville' as part of a ballet project with his colleagues in 'Les Six' group of composers. The ballet depicts all the different characters in a wedding party, gathered on the Eiffel Tower.