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Author Lederer, Victor, author.

Title Debussy : the quiet revolutionary / Victor Lederer.

Publication Info. New York : Amadeus Press, 2007.
Distributed by Hal Leonard

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Debussy,C LED    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Debussy,C LED    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 DEBUSSY,C LED    DUE 07-10-19
Description 148 pages ; 23 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
text txt rdacontent
performed music prm rdacontent
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audio s rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Operas lcgft
Preludes lcgft
Sonatas lcgft
Songs lcgft
cello 1 piano 1 2 lcmpt
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singer 1 piano 1 2 lcmpt
Series Unlocking the masters series ; no. 13
Unlocking the masters series ; no. 13.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-148).
Contents Book: Listening to Debussy -- His life -- The music for orchestra, 1887-99 -- Pour le piano I: The early years for keyboard -- The great opera -- Pour le piano II: Masterpieces of the middle years -- The music for orchestra after 1900 -- Pour le piano III: The preludes -- Pour le piano IV: The late works -- The songs -- The chamber works -- The quiet revolutionary.
Audio disc: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune -- Pelléas et Mélisande, act 3, scene 1: Mes longs cheveux descendent jusqu̕au seuil de la tour -- Pelléas et Mélisande, act 3, scene 1: Je les tiens dans les mains -- Pelléas et Mélisande, act 3, scene 1: Que faites vous ici? -- Soirée dans Grenade (no. 2 of Estampes) -- Reflets dans l'eau (no. 1 of Images I) -- Hommage à Rameau (no. 2 of Images I) -- Les collines d'Anacapri (no. 5 of Préludes I) -- La fille aux cheveux de lin (no. 8 of Préludes I) -- Brouillards (no. 1 of Préludes II) -- La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune (no. 7 of Préludes II) -- Feux d artifice (no. 12 of Préludes II) -- Beau soir -- Cello sonata in D minor: Prologue: Lent -- Cello sonata in D minor: Sérénade: Modérément animé -- Cello sonata in D minor: Finale: animé.
Summary Victor Lederer explores the sophistication, refinement and inspirations of Debussy's music, pointing out subtleties that otherwise could take years of careful listening to fully appreciate. Includes a full-length CD of the maestro's masterworks. --From publisher's description.
Subject Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Chamber music.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Orchestral music.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Piano music.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Songs.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Pelléas et Mélisande.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Preludes, piano, book 1.
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Preludes, piano, book 2.
Chamber music -- France -- 19th century.
Chamber music -- France -- 20th century.
Operas -- France -- 20th century.
Orchestral music -- France -- 19th century.
Orchestral music -- France -- 20th century.
Piano music -- France -- 19th century.
Piano music -- France -- 20th century.
Sonatas (Cello and piano) -- France -- 20th century.
Cello and piano music -- France -- 20th century.
Songs with piano -- France -- 19th century.
Songs with piano -- France -- 20th century.
Composers -- France -- Biography.
Genre/Form Operas.
Preludes (Music)
Sonatas.
Songs.
Added Author Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Beau soir.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Estampes. Soirée dans Grenade.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Images, piano, 1st ser. Reflets dans l'eau.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Images, piano, 1st ser. Hommage à Rameau.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Pelléas et Mélisande. Je les tiens dans les mains.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Pelléas et Mélisande. Mes longs cheveux descendent.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Pelléas et Mélisande. Que faites vous ici?
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Preludes, piano, book 1. Collines d'Anacapri.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Preludes, piano, book 2. Feux d'artifice.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Preludes, piano, book 1. Fille aux cheveux de lin.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Preludes, piano, book 2. Brouillards.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Preludes, piano, book 2. Terrasse des audiences du clair de lune.
Container of (work): Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Sonatas, cello, piano.
ISBN 1574671537 (pbk.)
9781574671537 (pbk.)
Music No. HL00331743 Hal Leonard

 
    
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