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Claude Debussy: Pelléas & Mélisande (Opera Explained Series) Naxos Audio CD

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Series: Opera Explained CDs

Department: CDs - Classical CDs: Vocal, Choral & Opera

Publisher: Select Music

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Opera Explained: DEBUSSY - Pelleas et Melisande (Smillie)



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An Introduction to... DEBUSSY Pelleas et Melisande
Timson, David, reader



Introduction to Claude Debussy 04:08


Opera Explained
An Introduction to… DEBUSSY Pelléas et Mélisande

Written by Thomson Smillie
Narrated by David Timson
1 CD
12-page booklet
ISBN: 1-84379-099-8

Dating from the last decade of the nineteenth century, Pelléas et Mélisande points the way into the twentieth century. The score is hauntingly beautiful, but there is more to the work than shifting panels of elusive, impressionistic sound. Debussy retains the text of Maeterlinck's play, and the linguistic subtleties of the French text are matched perfectly by the musical detail. Taking a little time to explore the romantic, elusive world of this opera is particularly rewarding.

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