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Title: The Debussy Edition
Otros títulos: La Edición Debussy
Pelléas Et Mélisande Act 3 (End) - Act 5
Pelléas y Mélisande Act 3 (Final) - Act 5
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Claude Debussy; François Le Roux; José van Dam; Claudio Abbado; Maria Ewing; Wiener Philharmoniker
Código CDU: De.07
Forma Musical: Operas
Abstract: Claude Debussy (born Achille-Claude Debussy) was among the most influential composers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. His mature compositions, distinctive and appealing, combined modernism and sensuality so successfully that their sheer beauty often obscures their technical innovation. Debussy is considered the founder and leading exponent of musical Impressionism (although he resisted the label), and his adoption of non-traditional scales and tonal structures was paradigmatic for many composers who followed. The son of a shopkeeper and a seamstress, Debussy began piano studies at the Paris Conservatory at the age of 11. While a student there, he encountered the wealthy Nadezhda von Meck (most famous as Tchaikovsky's patroness), who employed him as a music teacher to her children; through travel, concerts and acquaintances, she provided him with a wealth of musical experience. Most importantly, she exposed the young Debussy to the works of Russian composers, ...


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