Debussy in Perspective: Bernard d'Ascoli (piano)
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Debussy‘s death, Bernard d’Ascoli presents two of the French composer’s masterpieces for piano, ‘L’Isle Joyeuse‘ (1904) and thesecond book of ‘Images’ (1907). They are prefaced by key works from the composers who arguably influenced him most, Chopin and César Franck, and contrasted with the music of his greatest rival, Maurice Ravel.
Franck: Prelude, Chorale and Fugue
Chopin: Six Studies
Ravel: Valse Nobles Sentimentales
Debussy: Cloches à travers les feuilles
Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut
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