Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Pour le piano: I. Prélude
Claude Debussy 4:10
2 Pour le piano: II. Sarabande
Claude Debussy 4:47
3 Pour le piano: III. Toccata
Claude Debussy 3:58
4 Children's Corner: I. Doctor Gradus ad Parnasssum
Claude Debussy 2:13
5 Children's Corner: II. Jimbo's Lullaby
Claude Debussy 3:35
6 Children's Corner: III. Serenade for the Doll
Claude Debussy 2:21
7 Children's Corner: IV. The Snow is Dancing
Claude Debussy 2:35
8 Children's Corner: V. The Little Shepherd
Claude Debussy 2:33
9 Children's Corner: VI. Golliwogg's Cake Walk
Claude Debussy 2:48
10 Estampes: Pagodes
Claude Debussy 4:31
11 Estampes: La soirée dans Grenade
Claude Debussy 5:15
12 Estampes: Jardins sous la pluie
Claude Debussy 3:52
13 La plus que lente (Valse)
Claude Debussy 4:26
14 2 Arabesques: I. Andantino con moto
Claude Debussy 3:34
15 2 Arabesques: II. Allegretto scherzando
Claude Debussy 3:23
16 Pièce pour le vêtement du blessé (page d'album)
Claude Debussy 1:09
17 L'Isle joyeuse
Claude Debussy 6:06
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Préludes - Livre I: I. Danseuses de Delphes
Claude Debussy 3:14
2 Préludes - Livre I: II. Voiles
Claude Debussy 4:06
3 Préludes - Livre I: III. Le vent dens la plaine
Claude Debussy 2:10
4 Préludes - Livre I: IV. Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l'air du soir
Claude Debussy 3:24
5 Préludes - Livre I: V. Les collines d'Anacapri
Claude Debussy 3:23
6 Préludes - Livre I: VI. Des pas sur la neige
Claude Debussy 4:33
7 Préludes - Livre I: VII. Ce qu'a vu le vent d'Ouest
Claude Debussy 3:35
8 Préludes - Livre I: VIII. La fille aux cheveux de lin
Claude Debussy 2:27
9 Préludes - Livre I: IX. La sérénade interrompue
Claude Debussy 3:22
10 Préludes - Livre I: X. La cathédrale engloutie
Claude Debussy 5:28
11 Préludes - Livre I: XI. La danse de Puck
Claude Debussy 3:14
12 Préludes - Livre I: XII. Minstrels
Claude Debussy 2:26
13 Images - Ière Série: I. Reflets dans l'eau
Claude Debussy 5:27
14 Images - Ière Série: II. Hommage à Rameau
Claude Debussy 6:31
15 Images - Ière Série: III. Mouvement
Claude Debussy 3:50
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 La Mer: I. De l'aube à midi sur la mer
Claude Debussy 8:40
2 La Mer: II. Jeux de vagues
Claude Debussy 7:03
3 La Mer: III. Dialoge du vent et de la mer
Claude Debussy 7:54
4 Images pour orchestre: I. Gigues
Claude Debussy 7:04
5 Images pour orchestre: II. Ibéria - a Par les rues et par les chemins
Claude Debussy 7:06
6 Images pour orchestre: II. Ibéria - b Les parfums de la nuit
Claude Debussy 7:33
7 Images pour orchestre: II. Ibéria - c Le matin d'un jour de fête
Claude Debussy 4:24
8 Images pour orchestre: III. Rondes de printemps
Claude Debussy 7:04
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Prelude à l'aprés-midi d'un faune
Claude Debussy 8:52
2 Khamma, legende dansé: Prélude (Modérement animé)
Claude Debussy 8:14
3 Khamma, legende dansé: Première danse (Grave et lent)
Claude Debussy 3:14
4 Khamma, legende dansé: Deuxième danse (Léger et craintif)
Claude Debussy 1:55
5 Khamma, legende dansé: Troisième danse (Très lent)
Claude Debussy 6:41
6 Printemps, suite symphonique: I. Très modéré
Claude Debussy 8:15
7 Printemps, suite symphonique: II. Modére
Claude Debussy 6:35
8 Jeux Poème dansé
Claude Debussy 16:38

Credits

CD 1

piano:
Jean‐Bernard Pommier (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (tracks 1–17)
balance engineer:
Mark Vigars (engineer) (piano) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (tracks 1–17)
composer:
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1891) (tracks 14–15)
Claude Debussy (1894 – 1901) (tracks 1–3)
Claude Debussy (1903 – 1904-08) (track 17)
Claude Debussy (1903-07) (tracks 10–12)
Claude Debussy (1906 – 1908-07) (tracks 4–9)
Claude Debussy (1910) (track 13)
Claude Debussy (1915) (track 16)
dedicated to:
Nicolas G. Coronio (track 3)
Yvonne Lerolle (track 2)
producer:
Tim Handley (engineer/editor/producer) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (tracks 1–17)
premiered at:
[concert] (1905-02-10) (track 17)
[concert] (1911-03-31) (track 13)
publisher:
Durand et Cie. (1909-1947) (1910-07) (track 13)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (tracks 1–17)
part of:
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version de 1977 "L.") (number: L. 106) (track 17)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version révisée en 2001 "CD") (number: CD 109) (track 17)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version de 1977 "L.") (number: L. 121) (track 13)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version révisée en 2001 "CD") (number: CD 128) (track 13)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version de 1977 "L.") (number: L. 133) (track 16)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version révisée en 2001 "CD") (number: CD 141) (track 16)
arrangements:
Arabesques, L. 66 no. 1 (arr. Choisnel for violin and piano) (track 14)
Children's Corner, L. 113: I. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Children's Corner, L. 113: II. Jimbo's Lullaby (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Children's Corner, L. 113: III. Serenade for the Doll (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Children's Corner, L. 113: IV. The Snow is Dancing (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Children's Corner, L. 113: V. The Little Shepherd (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Children's Corner, L. 113: VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74 : No. 1. Andantino con moto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74 : No. 2. Allegretto scherzando (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Estampes, L. 100: III. Jardins sous la pluie. Net et vif (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Golliwog's Cakewalk (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 9)
L'Isle joyeuse, L. 106, CD 109 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
La plus que lente (for violin and piano, arr. Roques) (track 13)
La plus que lente, L. 121 (for clarinet, arr. Kell) (track 13)
La plus que lente, L. 121 (pour orchestre) (track 13)
La plus que lente, L. 121 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Pour le piano: Sarabande (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
is based on:
orchestrations:
Children's Corner: I. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum (André Caplet orchestration) (track 4)
Children's Corner: II. Jimbo's Lullaby (André Caplet orchestration) (track 5)
Children's Corner: III. Serenade for the Doll (André Caplet orchestration) (track 6)
Children's Corner: IV. The Snow is Dancing (André Caplet orchestration) (track 7)
Children's Corner: V. The Little Shepherd (André Caplet orchestration) (track 8)
Children's Corner: VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk (André Caplet orchestration) (track 9)
La Soirée dans Grenade (orch. Stokowski) (track 11)
La Soirée dans Grenade from Estampes (orch. Büsser) (track 11)
Pagodes from Estampes (orchestrated by Grainger) (track 10)
Pagodes from Estampes (orch. Caplet) (track 10)
Pour le piano: Sarabande (orchestrated by Ravel) (track 2)
part of:
Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74 (for piano) (part of collection) (tracks 14–15)
Estampes, L. 100, CD 108 (for piano) (movement) (tracks 10–12)
Children’s Corner, L. 113, CD 119 (original piano version) (movement) (tracks 4–9)
recording of:
Children’s Corner, L. 113: I. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum (original piano version) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 4)
Children’s Corner, L. 113: II. Jimbo’s Lullaby (original piano version) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 5)
Children’s Corner, L. 113: III. Serenade for the Doll (original piano version) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 6)
Children’s Corner, L. 113: IV. The Snow is Dancing (original piano version) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 7)
Children’s Corner, L. 113: V. The Little Shepherd (original piano version) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 8)
Children’s Corner, L. 113: VI. Golliwogg’s Cake-Walk (original piano version) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 9)
Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74 : No. 1. Andantino con moto (for piano) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 14)
Deux arabesques, L. 66, CD 74 : No. 2. Allegretto scherzando (for piano) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 15)
Estampes, L. 100: I. Pagodes. Modérément animé (for piano) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 10)
Estampes, L. 100: III. Jardins sous la pluie. Net et vif (for piano) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 12)
La plus que lente, L. 121, CD 128 (pour piano solo) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 13)
L’Isle joyeuse, L. 106, CD 109 (for piano) (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 17)
Pièce pour le Vêtement du blessé (Page d'album), L. 133 (1988-09-12 – 1988-09-14) (track 16)

CD 2

piano:
Jean‐Bernard Pommier (1990-08) (tracks 1–15)
balance engineer:
Sean Lewis (producer/engineer) (piano) (1990-08) (tracks 1–15)
composer:
Claude Debussy (1901 – 1905) (tracks 13–15)
Claude Debussy (1909-12 – 1910-02) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Tim Handley (engineer/editor/producer) (1990-08) (tracks 1–15)
premiered at:
[Concert des " Soirées d'art "] (1905-12-14) (track 13)
[concert] (track 6)
[concert] (1910-06-02) (track 8)
[concert] (1911-01-14) (tracks 5, 9)
[concert] (1910-05-25) (tracks 1–2, 10–11)
[concert] (1911-01-16) (tracks 3–4)
[concert] (1910-07-26) (track 7)
[concert] (1911-02-10) (track 12)
recorded at:
Abbaye de Fontfroide in Narbonne, Aude, France (1990-08) (tracks 1–15)
arrangements:
La Cathédrale engloutie (for organ, Roques) (track 10)
La fille aux cheveux de lin (for violin and piano, arr. Hartmann) (track 8)
Minstrels (for cello and piano, arr. Bergmann) (track 12)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117: X. La cathédrale engloutie (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117: XII. Minstrels (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117: XII. Minstrels. Modéré (for violin and piano, Debussy) (track 12)
is the basis for:
Carry (track 8)
orchestrations:
La Cathédrale engloutie (orch. Stokowski) (track 10)
La cathédrale engloutie (orch. Sir Henry Wood) (track 10)
Préludes, Book 1: Danseuses de Delphes (orch. Matthews) (track 1)
Préludes, Book 1: Des pas sur la neige (orch. Matthews) (track 6)
Préludes, Book 1: I. Danseuses de Delphes (orch. Breiner) (track 1)
Préludes, Book 1: II. Voiles (orch. Breiner) (track 2)
Préludes, Book 1: La Cathédrale engloutie (orch. Matthews) (track 10)
Préludes, Book 1: La Danse de Puck (orch. Matthews) (track 11)
Préludes, Book 1: Le Vent dans la plaine (orch. Matthews) (track 3)
Préludes, Book 1: Minstrels (orch. Matthews) (track 12)
Préludes, Book 1: Voiles (orch. Matthews) (track 2)
Préludes, Book 1: XI. La danse de Puck (orch. Breiner) (track 11)
Préludes, Book 1: XII. Minstrels (orch. Breiner) (track 12)
part of:
Images, Livre 1, L. 110, CD 105 (for piano) (part of collection) (tracks 13–15)
Préludes, Livre I, L. 117, CD 125 (part of collection) (tracks 1–12)
recording of:

CD 3

balance engineer:
Mike Clements (engineer) (1990-05-28 – 1990-05-30) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Claude Debussy (1903 – 1905) (tracks 1–3)
Claude Debussy (1905 – 1908) (tracks 5–7)
Claude Debussy (1905 – 1909) (track 8)
Claude Debussy (1912) (track 4)
conductor:
Jukka‐Pekka Saraste (1990-05-28 – 1990-05-30) (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest (1990-05-28 – 1990-05-30) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Steve Barnett (1990-05-28 – 1990-05-30) (tracks 1–8)
premiered at:
[concert] (1910-03-02) (track 8)
publisher:
Durand et Cie. (1909-1947) (1910-04) (track 8)
Durand et Cie. (1909-1947) (1913-12) (track 4)
premiered at:
Salle Gaveau in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1910-03-02) (track 8)
recorded at:
De Doelen in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands (1990-05-28 – 1990-05-30) (tracks 1–8)
arrangements:
Images, L 122: I. Gigues (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 4)
Images, L 122: II. Ibéria: a. Par les rues et par les chemins (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 5)
Images, L 122: II. Ibéria: b. Les Parfums de la nuit (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 6)
Images, L 122: II. Ibéria: c. Le Matin d'un jour de fête (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 7)
Images, L 122: III. Rondes de printemps (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 8)
La Mer, L. 109: I. "De l'aube à midi sur la mer" (arr. Caplet for two pianos) (track 1)
La Mer, L. 109: II. "Jeux de vagues" (arr. Caplet for two pianos) (track 2)
La Mer, L. 109: III. "Dialogue du vent et de la mer" (arr. Caplet for two pianos) (track 3)
La Mer: I. De l'aube à midi sur la mer (Transcribed for solo piano) (track 1)
La Mer: I. De l'aube à midi sur la mer (for piano four hands) (track 1)
La Mer: II. Jeux de vagues (Transcribed for solo piano) (track 2)
La Mer: II. Jeux de vagues (for piano four hands) (track 2)
La Mer: III. Dialogue du vent et de la mer (for piano four hands) (track 3)
La Mer: III. Dialogue du vent et de la mer (Transcribed for solo piano) (track 3)
part of:
Images pour orchestre, L. 122, CD 118 (movement) (tracks 4, 8)
recording of:
Images pour orchestre, L. 122, CD 118: I. Gigues (1990-05-28 – 1990-05-30) (track 4)

CD 4

balance engineer:
Tim Handley (engineer/editor/producer) (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Claude Debussy (1887-02) (tracks 6–7)
Claude Debussy (1891 – 1894-09) (track 1)
Claude Debussy (1911 – 1912) (tracks 2–5)
Claude Debussy (1912-08 – 1913-04) (track 8)
conductor:
Jukka‐Pekka Saraste (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (tracks 1–8)
dedicated to:
Raymond Bonheur (track 1)
orchestra:
Radion sinfoniaorkesteri (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (tracks 1–8)
orchestrator:
Charles Koechlin (tracks 2–5)
Henri Büsser (1912) (tracks 6–7)
producer:
Tim Handley (engineer/editor/producer) (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (tracks 1–8)
premiered at:
[concert] (1894-12-22) (track 1)
[concert] (1913-05-15) (track 8)
[stage performance] (1924-11-15) (tracks 2–5)
publisher:
Eugène Fromont (1895-10) (track 1)
recorded at:
Kulttuuritalo (Alppila) in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (tracks 1–8)
part of:
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version de 1977 "L.") (number: L. 86) (track 1)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version révisée en 2001 "CD") (number: CD 87) (track 1)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version de 1977 "L.") (number: L. 126) (track 8)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version révisée en 2001 "CD") (number: CD 133) (track 8)
arrangements:
Extract from "The Afternoon of a Faun" (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 1)
Jeux, L. 126 (arr. Bavouzet for two pianos) (track 8)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for chamber ensemble, Sachs) (track 1)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for two pianos, Ravel) (track 1)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for two pianos, Debussy) (track 1)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (for flute and piano, arr. Samazeuilh) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Prélude à L'après-midi d'un faune (arr. Tomita) (track 1)
orchestration of:
part of:
Printemps, L. 61, CD 68b (for piano 4-hands and orchestra) (tracks 6–7)
partial recording of:
Khamma, L 125 (orch. Koechlin) (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (tracks 2–5)
recording of:
Jeux, L. 126 (for orchestra) (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (track 8)
Printemps, L. 61, CD 68b : I. Très modéré (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (track 6)
Printemps, L. 61, CD 68b : II. Modéré (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (track 7)
Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for orchestra) (1991-10-16 – 1991-10-20) (track 1)
version of:
Khamma, L. 125, CD 132 (for piano) (tracks 2–5)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000090WC4 [info]