In Honor of Debussy and Massenet

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Friday, October 12, 2012

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Claude Debussy’s birth and the 100th anniversary of Jules Massenet’s death. In their honor, this week’s New York Philharmonic broadcast features several recordings of pieces by the two composers.

Program details:

Massenet: Scenes pittoresques, “Angelus.”

Debussy (orch. Roger-Ducasse): Rhapsody for Saxophone and Piano.

Debussy: Images pour orchestra.

Debussy: Le Martyre de Saint Sebastien.

Massenet: Werther, "Pourquoi me reveiller?"

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Comments [1]

Carlton Colquitt from New York City

Baldwin, was that you nattering on about how remarkable it is that guys in their 70's have creative power? What an ass you are! Go back to Los Angeles, where they appreciate surgically enhanced faces, and pay court to the likes of you.

Oct. 12 2012 10:25 PM

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