Debussy's Paris: Piano Portraits of the Belle Époque by Catherine Kautsky

By Catherine Kautsky

Debussy’s Paris: Piano pics of the Belle Époque explores how key works mirror not just the main beautiful and blameless elements of Paris but in addition extra disquieting attitudes of the time equivalent to racism, colonial domination, and nationalistic hostility. Debussy left no street unexplored, and his piano works current a sweeping evaluate of the passions, vices, and obsessions of the period.

Pianist Catherine Kautsky unearths little-known components of Parisian tradition and weaves the tune, the guy, the town, and the period into an indissoluble entire. Her portrait will pride a person who has ever been entranced by means of Debussy’s song or town that encouraged it.

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