Claude Debussy

‘Debussy and his daughter’
(unattributed photograph)


Claude Debussy – Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum (Performed by Walter Gieseking, 1951)

‘Music is the arithmetic of sounds as optics is the geometry of light.’

Claude Debussy quoted in Greatness : Who Makes History and Why by Dean Keith Simonton, p. 110

[youtube http://youtu.be/MBpORNlSDso]
‘Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune’ (1965)
Directed by Ken Russell, broadcast by the BBC

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