This collection of Debussy's popular intermediate pieces includes "Clair de lune," "Reverie," "Le petit nègre," the complete "Children's Corner Suite" and other works. The introductory pages discuss symbolist poetry, French Impressionist painters and Debussy's musical style. A variety of photographs taken throughout the composer's life are also included. The Alfred Masterwork Library CD Editions conveniently combine each exceptional volume with a professionally recorded CD that is sure to inspire artistic performances. 64 pages.
Pianist Scott Price is the chair of the Piano Department at the University of South Carolina and holds a doctorate in piano performance from the University of Oklahoma. He has given master classes and recitals throughout the United States and Southeast Asia. His recordings are featured in Alfred’s Premier Piano Course.
|Impressionism in Music|
|Sidelight to History|
|About the Compositions|
|THE CHILDREN'S CORNER||Claude Debussy|
|I. Dr. Gradus ad Parnassum||Claude Debussy|
|II. Jimbo's Lullaby||Claude Debussy|
|III. Serenade of the Doll||Claude Debussy|
|IV. The Snow Is Dancing||Claude Debussy|
|V. The Little Shepherd||Claude Debussy|
|VI. Golliwogg's Cake Walk||Claude Debussy|
|Clair de Lune||Claude Debussy|
|Le Petit Nègre||Claude Debussy|