I provide the original scanned version and the filtered, because the filter does some changes smoothening, sharpening borders and some portions of the scan get lost sometimes when they are too small e. Shop and buy songs of claude debussy volume ii sheet music. The songs of bilitis kindle edition by pierre louys, willy pogany, alvah c. Since there is no page for it in imslp, i am assuming there must be some issues. Songs of claude debussy volume ii by claude debussy. A major critical edition of important standard repertor. The texts were those of the wellknown prose poems by pierre louys. We have performed multiple tests on its full text of approximately 19,810, crunched all the numbers for you and present the results below difficulty assessment summary. Thompsons a dictionary of twentiethcentury composers, others in grove music. We have performed multiple tests on its full text of approximately 19,810, crunched all the numbers for you and present the results below.
He is sometimes seen as the first impressionist composer, although he vigorously rejected the term. Pierre louys translated the mostly lost sapphic, i. Exoticism and eroticism are very effective marketing tools, which may have. A symbiotic collaboration between two artists claude debussy and pierre louys with an annotated performance guide and original translations is approved in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of musical arts department of music jennifer grim, d. Daughters of bilitis, the first lesbian civil rights organization in the united states, formed in 1955. Debussy based three compositions on the poems by louys. Full text in french to learn french by reading, check out our interlinear french to english translations on our website. The songs of bilitis kindle edition by pierre louys, willy. Gift inscription from the author larry barretto on page preceding halftitle. In the year 1901, claude debussy wrote incidental music to accompany a set of staged poems written by his friend, pierre louys. Since louys claimed that he had translated the original poetry from ancient greek, this work is considered a pseudotranslation. Piano, vocal sheet music book by claude debussy 18621918. Please provide the translator s name when contacting us.
Francis lai bilitis original soundtrack of the film by. Search results from audio recording, debussy, claude, french. With translations in german and english text in french with german translation preface translated in german and english condition while preowned, it has never been used. Songs of claude debussy volume ii the vocal library hal. Bilitis is a 1977 french romantic drama film directed by photographer david hamilton with film score by composer francis lai. The two works are related to historical fragmentary procedures in both literature and music. Pour avoir regarde les nymphes, ses yeux sont morts, voila longtemps. It stars patti darbanville and mona kristensen, hamiltons first wife, as the title characters bilitis and melissa respectively. Sappho herself has been pilfered for the chanson he calls love. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading the songs of bilitis. Order from your preferred classical music cd store arkivmusic. Catalog record only only the 1st work is a cantata. Years in preparation, this edition is based on the most reliable sources available in the world, with most of the research centered at the bibliotheque nationale in paris.
Songs of claude debussy volume ii by claude debussy 1862. Many readers believed that the poems had been collected and translated. Songs of claude debussy volume ii the vocal library. Two young lovers share a moment of inexpressibly intimate communion. One of his more colourful friends at this period was the writer pierre louys. They caused a sensation, not only because finding an intact cache of. The most basic miscalculation is the lack of any printed texts or translations. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. The songs of bilitis, 1894 collection of french erotic poetry attributed to the fictional bilitis, purported contemporary of sappho. In 1895, the french translation of the work of a greek poet from the vi century b. Each song is presented with a linebyline translation and full critical notes citing the research as it applies to specifics in the songs. Debussy, who was louys close friend, set to music three of the poems in 1897.476 162 1668 959 1552 357 1521 1310 1236 1247 1227 490 747 1198 1096 1497 802 1529 1091 999 1594 226 807 1484 413 1284 293 937 147 1077 1407 782 1211 53