Debussy and the Piano: Part III

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

In this, the third of five installments of WQXR's special series, "Debussy and the Piano," host David Dubal presents performances of Debussy’s piano music, and a comparative performance of “The Dance of Puck” with a performance by the composer.


Debussy and the Piano, Part III -
Playlist:

1) Debussy, Claude: “Arabesques” No. 1 in E
Zoltan Kocsis, piano

2) Debussy, Claude: Preludes, Book 1/5: “Les collines d’Anacapri (The columns of Anacapri)
Krystian Zimerman, piano

3) Debussy, Claude: Preludes, Book 1/5: “Les collines d’Anacapri (The columns of Anacapri)
Francesco Libretta, piano

4) Debussy, Claude: “Children’s Corner”: ‘Doctor gradus ad parnassum’
Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano

5) Debussy, Claude: Preludes: Book 1: “La Fille aux cheveux de lin” (The girl with flaxen hair)
Oscar Levant, piano

6) Debussy, Claude: “Suite Bergamasque”: ‘Passepied’
Leon Fleisher, piano

7) Debussy, Claude: Images, Set II, Et la lune descen sur le temple”
Claudio Arrau, piano

8) Debussy, Claude: Taratelle styrienne (Danse)
Walter Gieseking, piano

9) Debussy, Claude: Mazurka
Walter Gieseking, piano

10) Debussy, Claude: Preludes, Book 1/11: “La danse de puck” (Puck’s Dance)
Krystian Zimerman, piano

11) Debussy, Claude: Preludes, Book 1/11: “La danse de puck” (Puck’s Dance)
Claude Debussy, piano

12) Debussy, Claude: Etude No. 12 “Pour les accords” (For chords)
Maurizio Pollini, piano

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Comments [3]

peter from Port Washington

Thank you so much for putting these David Dubal segments on the internet. Now let's restore his weekly show to the air broadcasts.

Sep. 05 2012 01:11 PM
Bob Tonucci from Odenton, MD

For Dubal fans, there are 150 of his "A Musical Offering" programs from 1976 at the below link:

http://www.youtube.com/user/noochinator?feature=results_main

Aug. 27 2012 05:49 AM
Frederick Willman from Madison WI

It's Thursday, and I just heard the piece by Bar-Ilan who has been dead 10 years following a massive stroke.

Keep this guy Dubal.

Aug. 23 2012 06:41 PM

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