Claude Debussy. La cathédrale engloutie, prelude for piano, L. /10 (/10). Composition Information ↓; Description ↓; Appears On ↓. Share on. facebook. Debussy, Claude La Cathedrale Engloutie (Preludes Book 1 no) midi file for Piano (midi) – La cathédrale engloutie. (). by Claude A Debussy, Colin Matthews. Description: Debussy, orchestrated by Colin Matthews; Duration: 5; Genres: Full.

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Debussy effects a striking musical depiction of the mythical submerged Cathedral of Ys with “archaicisms” like modality and parallel harmonies. Dances of the Polovetzki Maidens; Debussy: There are many different versions of the legend.

The spirit and character of this work recall “Jeux de vagues” Play of wavesthe second movement of La mer – The first chord of the piece is made up of sonorous Gs and Ds open fifths.

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The Complete Studio Recordings. This is a lively scherzo in tarantella rhythm, with a slower central section in imitation of Italian folk song. Piano Trio String Quartet Syrinx for flute Six sonatas for various instruments Schubert, Auber, Mendelssohn and others These dngloutie bring to mind two things: Also within measures 1 through 15 are two occurrences of motif 2 G in measure 1, E in measure 5; E in measure 5, C in measure Reflections on the Water.

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Classical Music for Yoga. A voice called out to throw his sinful daughter into the sea or he would not cathedrle the waters that were about to debussh him. Parallel harmony forces the chords to be understood less with functional roots, and more as coloristic expansions of the melodic line.

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La cathédrale engloutie

Various arrangements and transcriptions of the piece exist. Rapid figuration depicts the whirling winds, twice interrupted by sudden chordal outbursts.

Debussy depicts a barren winter snowscape with a plaintive, harmonically static dirge. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. This page was last edited on 21 Decemberat Water Music of the Impressionists.

Problems playing this file? Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. It is virtually an etude, fiercely aggressive and calling upon the full resources of the pianist. Debussy uses mainly pentatonic modesprimarily the mode C-D-E-G-A, moving this mode through several tonics.


Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4. This prelude is typical of Debussy’s compositional characteristics. The Thematic Process in Music. Classics for Ka CDS Piano by the Sea: In measure 13, the G idea returns for two bars. MacMillin, Reflections on Time and Mortality. Isao Tomita arranged the piece for electronic synthesizer as part of his Snowflakes Are Dancing recording of — Engloutiw these versions, King Gradlon was said to have converted to Christianity.

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Préludes, Livre 1 (Debussy, Claude) – IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library: Free Public Domain Sheet Music

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. History and Modernity Routledge, This is a slow, hypnotic, stately sarabande that utilizes multiple layers of parallel chords in unusual five-bar groupings.

Schirmer’s Library of Musical Classics, No. The Art of Maurizio Pollini.