A Ravel Reader: Correspondence, Articles, Interviews

A Ravel Reader: Correspondence, Articles, Interviews Maurice Ravel Arbie Orenstein
  • Title: A Ravel Reader: Correspondence, Articles, Interviews
  • Author: Maurice Ravel Arbie Orenstein
  • ISBN: 9780486430782
  • Page: 448
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Ravel Reader: Correspondence, Articles, Interviews Maurice Ravel Arbie Orenstein A Ravel Reader Correspondence Articles Interviews Maurice Ravel played a decisive role in the history of modern French music This reader captures the essence of this enigmatic man through his own words both written and spoken This compilation of art
    Maurice Ravel played a decisive role in the history of modern French music This reader captures the essence of this enigmatic man through his own words, both written and spoken This compilation of articles by Ravel who was a brilliant critic features reviews, interviews, and some 350 letters from Cocteau, Colette, de Falla, Richard Strauss, Stravinsky, and others.
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      Maurice Ravel Arbie Orenstein

    About Maurice Ravel Arbie Orenstein


    1. French composer known especially for his melodies, masterful orchestration, richly evocative harmonies and inventive instrumental textures and effects Along with Claude Debussy, he was one of the most prominent figures associated with Impressionist music Much of his piano music, chamber music, vocal music and orchestral music is part of the standard concert repertoire.Ravel s piano compositions, such as Jeux d eau, Miroirs, Le tombeau de Couperin and Gaspard de la nuit, demand considerable virtuosity from the performer, and his mastery of orchestration is particularly evident in such works as Rapsodie espagnole, Daphnis et Chlo and his arrangement of Modest Mussorgsky s Pictures at an Exhibition Ravel is best known for his orchestral work Bol ro 1928 , which he once described as a piece for orchestra without music.


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