CLAUDE DEBUSSY. CLAUDE DEBUSSY. Born: August 22, 1862 in Saint- Germain Germain -en- Laye Died: March 25, 1918 in Paris Best known for: Embracing nontraditional scales and tonal structures one of the most highly regarded composers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
1882: Debussy completes Fantoches on a poem by Paul Verlaine in the latter's Fêtes galantes
His first published work: Nuitd'étoiles on a poem by Banville, published by Société
artistiqued'éditiond'estampes et de musique (E. Bulla). En Sourdine (1st version) and
Mandolineon poems by Verlaine.
1912: The last orchestral work by Debussy, Ballet Jeuxwritten for Sergei Diaghily’s Ballets
Russes, contains some of his strangest harmonies and textures in a form that moves
freely over its own field of motivic connection
1915: Two last volumes of works for the piano, the Etudes.
Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune