Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Fri 23 Nov 2018,
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Debussy‘s death, Bernard D’Ascoli presents two of the French composer’s masterpieces for piano, ‘L’Isle Joyeuse‘ (1904) and the second book of ‘Images’ (1907).
They are prefaced by key works from the composers who arguably influenced him most, Chopin and César Franck, and contrasted with the music of his greatest rival, Maurice Ravel.
Duration: 1 hour 40mins with interval
Programme to include:
Franck: Prelude, Chorale and Fugue
Chopin: Six Studies
Ravel: Valse Nobles Sentimentales
Debussy: Cloches à travers les feuilles
Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut