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Ravel: Shéhérazade; Le Tombeau de Couperin; Debussy: Ballades de Villon ()

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This release offers a refreshingly varied selection of music by Maurice Ravel and Claude Debussy, approximating the feel of a thoughtfully programmed concert. In this case, the program is built around works with an otherworldly (or "othertimely") feel, highlighting the two composers' talent for combining the exotic, the ancient, and the atmospheric, with the distinctly modern timbres and techniques of early twentieth century impressionism. In his late seventies at the time of recording, Pierre Boulez remains one of the best ...

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  1. Shéhérazade, poems (3) for soprano (or tenor) & orchestra (or piano), M. 41
  2. Le tombeau de Couperin, for orchestra, M. 68a
  3. Pavane pour une infante défunte, for piano (or orchestra), M. 19
  4. Menuet antique, for piano (or orchestra), M. 7
  5. Danses sacrée et profane, for chromatic harp & string orchestra, L. 113 (103)
  6. Le jet d'eau ("Tes beaux yeux sont las, pauvre amants"), song for voice & piano, L. 70/3 (64/3)
  7. Ballades de François Villon (3), song cycle for voice & piano (or orchestra), L.126 (119)
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Ravel: Shéhérazade; Le Tombeau de Couperin; Debussy: Ballades de Villon
2004, Deutsche Grammophon

UPC: 028947161424

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