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A portrait of Claude Debussy

by Marcel Dietschy

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918,
    • Composers -- France -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMarcel Dietschy ; edited and translated from the French by William Ashbrook and Margaret G. Cobb.
      ContributionsAshbrook, William, 1922-, Cobb, Margaret G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.D28 D5513 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 254 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2201538M
      ISBN 100193154692
      LC Control Number89023215

      und träumte, ich wäre frei: Eine Tirolerin im Frauenkonzentrationslager Ravensbrück. Erinnerungen an Widerstand und Haft – buch von Friedrich.   DEBUSSY A Painter in Sound By Stephen Walsh Illustrated. pp. Alfred A. Knopf. $ In , the year-old Claude Debussy felt forced .

      Claude Debussy: Portrait. Warner Classics: Buy download online. Aldo Ciccolini (piano), Marie-Claire Jamet (harp), Alain Marion (flute), André Cluytens, Samson François (piano), Quatuor Ébène (string quartet), Michel Béroff (piano), Jean-Philippe Collard (piano) Jean Martinon. Achille-Claude Debussy (22nd August – 25th March ) was a French composer. He was one of the most important figures in music at the turn of the 20th century; his music represents the transition from late-romantic to 20th century y's most dramatic contribution to music history was his disregard for traditional chord structures and tonality.

      Drawing on many fine studies of Claude Debussy () Walsh (Emeritus, Music/Cardiff Univ.; Musorgsky and His Circle, , etc.) focuses on the composer's music—daring and often misunderstood—to create a perceptive and authoritative new biography. A precociously gifted pianist, Debussy had achieved near-adult virtuosity by the age of. A very concise book about the music of Claude Debussy. This is certainly not a book that someone without a good amount of music theory under their belt could undertake and even myself as a trained musician had to stop sometimes and reread. Going into the book I did not have much of an appreciation for the man nor did I care deeply for his music/5(28).


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Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This translation of Marcel Dietschy's landmark biograph /5. An essential addition to the library of all concert-goers and music lovers, A Portrait of Claude Debussy offers new insights into the life and work of one of the greatest of the nineteenth century French composers.

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Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. A portrait of Claude Debussy by Marcel Dietschy. Publication date Topics Debussy, Claude,Composers -- France -- Biography Publisher Clarendon PressPages: Translation of: Passion de Claude Debussy.

Notes: Translation of: La passion de Claude Debussy. Description: xvi, pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm: Contents: 'A set of completely unknown people. Songs of Claude Debussy, Vol. 1: High Voice- The Vocal Library (Schirmer's Library of Musical Classics) by James R.

Briscoe and Claude Debussy | Nov 1, out of 5 stars 8. Images (usually pronounced in French) is a suite of six compositions for solo piano by Claude were published in two books/series, each consisting of three pieces. These works are distinct from Debussy's Images pour first book was composed between andand the second book was composed in The total duration is approximately 30 minutes.

Claude Debussy, Soundtrack: Rise of the Planet of the Apes. Claude Debussy was born in St. Germain-en-Laye, near Paris, France. His father was a salesman and kept a china shop. His mother was a seamstress. Some traumatizing events in his childhood caused him a depression and he never spoke about his early years.

Later he could not compose without having his favorite porcelain frog. “Perceptive and authoritative A sensuous portrait of an iconic composer A richly detailed life of a modernist master.”—Kirkus (starred) “Stephen Walsh has followed his magnificent, two-volume Stravinsky biography with this smaller but no less brilliant gem of a book on s: (Achille) Claude Debussy (French: [aʃil klod dəbysi]; 22 August – 25 March ) was a French composer.

He is sometimes seen as the first Impressionist composer, although he vigorously rejected the term. He was among the most influential composers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

An account of the life and times of the French composer, Claude Debussy. This text is a translation of Marcel Dietschy's "La Passion de Claude Debussy", first published in. François Lesure's "critical biography" of Claude Debussy (Fayard, ) is widely recognized by scholars as the most comprehensive and reliable account of that composer's life and career as well as of the artistic milieu in which he worked.

This encyclopedic volume draws extensively on Debussy's complete correspondence (at that time unpublished), a painstaking tracking of contemporary reviews. An intimate biography of this innovative and troubled composer.

In this revealing biography Paul Roberts seeks to penetrate the enigma of Claude Debussy (–), whose personal life was the subject of malicious gossip and (occasionally substantiated) rumour, echoes of which persist to the present day.

Through the discussion of letters, contemporary accounts. Claude Debussy, in full Achille-Claude Debussy, (born AugSaint-Germain-en-Laye, France—died MaParis), French composer whose works were a seminal force in the music of the 20th century.

He developed a highly original system of harmony and musical structure that expressed in many respects the ideals to which the Impressionist and Symbolist painters and writers.

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Claude Debussy: in thrall to new sonic possibilities. Photograph: Photos 12 / Alamy/Alamy T he young Claude Debussy wrote a dainty music redolent of pink lampshades and rustling frou-frous. Voiles is a composition by Claude Debussy for solo piano from It is the second piece in a set of twelve préludes published in The title of the piece may be translated to English as either veils or sails; both meanings can be connected to the musical structure (see below).Except for some mild, localized chromaticism and a short pentatonic passage, the entire piece uses the whole.

Of these Gieseking, a noted Debussy interpreter, gets the lions share, with complete performances of the Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra, both books of Preludes, Pour le Piano, Estampes, Images II and Suite Bergamasque.

The others are only represented by a few pieces or even one individual item/5(4). Portrait of Claude Debussy.

Source Bibliothèque nationale de France. Also published on the cover of Debussy's Nocturnes, Durand, Paris, Date Author Atelier Nadar, Paris Permission (Reusing this file) see below.

Buy A Portrait of Claude Debussy by Dietschy, Marcel, Ashbrook, W., Cobb, M.G., Ashbrook, William, Cobb, Margaret (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Anna R. Debussy e Manuel de Falla: Un caso di influenza a, Italy: Clueb.

ge: Italian. Elliott Antokoletz.Claude Achille Debussy (klôd äshēl´ dəbüsē´), –, French composer, exponent of musical studied for 11 years at the Paris Conservatory, receiving its Grand Prix de Rome in for his cantata L'Enfant Prodigue.

After traveling in Europe and Russia, Debussy settled down in Paris in and devoted himself to composing for the rest of his life.Claude Debussy: Portrait, an album by Claude Debussy, Various Artists on Spotify.

We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. Debussy: Images, Book 1, L.L. III.