96. Flights of Fancy: Debussy, Piano préludes

Freethinking, inventive – quiet and mysterious one moment, giddy and playful the next, Debussy’s préludes – short pieces for piano – are great escapes for your imagination!

Listening time 26 mins (podcast 9′, music 17′)

Music here with the excellent Jean-Efflam Bavouzet:

The pieces on the play list are:

1. Danseuses de Delphes (Dancers of Delphi)

5. Les collines d’Anacapri (The hills of Anacapri)

8. La fille aux cheveux de lin (The girl with the flaxon hair)

9. La sérénade interrompue (Interrupted serenade)

10. La cathédrale engloutie (The submerged cathedral)

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