Category Archives: Debussy, Claude

Debussy in Urtext – Part 4: Autograph corrections in chamber-music works

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Debussy in Urtext – Part 3: Debussy’s recordings of his piano music

Editors of Urtext editions have added a new medium as … Continue reading

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Debussy in Urtext – Part 2: Unclear harmony in the piano piece “Nocturne”

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Debussy in Urtext – Part 1: Henle Editions from an experienced duo

2012 was the 150th birthday of Claude Debussy, French music’s … Continue reading

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“You can count on me” – Debussy’s arrangement of “Minstrels” for violin and piano

Arrangements have on occasion already come up for discussion in … Continue reading

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Debussy: to finger or not to finger…? Why we are adding fingering in the “Études”

In summer 1915 in the solitude of Pourville, the small … Continue reading

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Missing bass octave in Debussy’s Prélude “Ce qu’a vu le vent d’ouest”?

Whether the Pope is infallible is anybody’s guess, but composers … Continue reading

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