The Life and Works of Claude Debussy

When:
Saturday, November 4, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
2017-11-04T14:00:00-07:00
2017-11-04T14:15:00-07:00
Where:
Frye Art Museum
704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
USA
Cost:
Free

INTRODUCTION AND BIOGRAPHICAL NOTES BY MIDGE BOWMAN, MUSIC AND ART HISTORIAN

EARLY PERIOD

Nuits d’etoiles (1880)
Ariettes Oubliees, No. 4 Chevaux des boix (1885-1887)
Two Arabesques, No. 1 (1888-91)
Suite Bergamasque, Clair de lune (1890)

MIDDLE PERIOD

Fetes galantes, No. 2 Le Faune  (1904)
Children’s Corner, No. 6 Golliwogg’s Cakewalk (1906)
La fille aux cheveux de lin (The Girl with the Flaxen Hair)
La Cathédrale Engloutie (The Engulfed Cathedral) (1910)

LATE PERIOD

Mallarmé songs, No 2 Place futile (1913)
Sonata for Cello and piano, selections (1915)
Douze Etudes, selections (1915)

Ya-Li Lee, soprano
Janene Nelson and Kathryn Vinson, mezzo sopranos
Lucy Wenger and Karin McCullough, piano
Terry Cook, cello