Songs of Claude Debussy - Volume II: The Vocal Library

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(Vocal Collection). A major new critical edition of important standard repertory with 61 songs in 2 volumes. All songs are presented only in the original key, with no transpositions. All the song cycles and groupings appear in one of the two volumes. Years in preparation, this edition is based on the most reliable sources available in the world, with most of the research centered at the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. Each song is presented with a line-by-line translation and full critical notes citing the research as it applies to specifics in

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Overview

(Vocal Collection). A major new critical edition of important standard repertory with 61 songs in 2 volumes. All songs are presented only in the original key, with no transpositions. All the song cycles and groupings appear in one of the two volumes. Years in preparation, this edition is based on the most reliable sources available in the world, with most of the research centered at the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. Each song is presented with a line-by-line translation and full critical notes citing the research as it applies to specifics in the songs. Also includes a glossary of French terms. Contents: Deux romances (Romance: L'eme evaporee; Les cloches)
• Les angelus
• Trois melodies de Paul Verlaine (La mer est plus belle; Le son du cor; L'echelonnement des haies)
• FEtes galantes, serie I (En sourdine; Fantoches; Clair de lune)
• Proses lyriques (De rEve; De greve; De fleurs; De soir)
• Trois chansons de Bilitis (La flte de Pan; La chevelure; Le tombeau des Naiades)
• Dans le jardin
• FEtes galantes, serie II (Les ingenus; Le faune; Colloque sentimental)
• Trois chansons de France (Rondel: Le temps a laissie; La grotte; Rondel: Pour ce que Palisance)
• Le promenoir des deux amants (Crois mon conseil, chere Climene; Je tremble en voyant ton visage)
• Trois ballads de Francois Villon (Ballade de Villon a s'amye; Ballade que Villon feit a la requeste de sa mere; Ballade des femmes de Paris)
• Trois poemes de Stephane Mallarme (Soupir, Placet futile, Evantali)
• Noel des enfant qui n'ont plus de maisons.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780793529629
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Publication date: 11/1/1993
  • Edition description: G. Schirmer; Critical edition
  • Pages: 182
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.48 (d)

Table of Contents

Deux romances
Les angélus
Trois mélodies de Paul Verlaine
Fêtes galantes, set I (3 songs)
Proses lyriques (4 songs)
Trois chansons de Bilitis
Dans le jardin
Fêtes galantes, set II (3 songs)
Trois chansons de France
Promenoir des deux amants (2 songs)
Trois ballades de François Villon
Trois poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé
Noël des enfants qui n'ont plus de maison
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