DURAND CLAUDE Debussy La Cathedrale Engloutie For Piano. Be the first to review this product. CA$ Out Of Stock. SKU. Catalog #: . Jiri Kylián’s ballet is set to a composition by Claude Debussy which was inspired by a fifteenth-century Breton legend. This tells how a cathedral was built on a. La cathédrale engloutie. (). by Claude A Debussy, Colin Matthews. Description: Debussy, orchestrated by Colin Matthews; Duration: 5; Genres: Full.

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He agreed to do so, but devoted father as he was, he tried to save his daughter. Measure 15 marks the beginning of a new formal section, A, beginning in B major cathedraale, made distinct by eighth note triplets in the left hand. Retrieved from ” http: To attain these effects that reflect images of the castle, most performers use specific techniques with regards to pedaling and articulation to affect tone color.

The Story of Debussy’s “The Sunken Cathedral”

A second theme theme 2appearing for the first time in measuresrepeats in measures Productions du Moliantegok, A voice called out to throw his sinful daughter into the sea or he would not escape the waters that were about to overtake him. The form of the piece can be traced through the progression of tonal centers and pitch collections. Not by coincidence, motif 1b is heard in the 4th, 5th, and 6th quarter note beats of measure 14 B-D-E.

Accessed March 17, Isao Tomita arranged the piece for electronic synthesizer as part of his Snowflakes Are Dancing recording of — There are many different versions of the legend. Some extra work has been done in erasing the titles at the beginning of each piece and placing them at the end, following the Author’s wish. Following the grand entrance and exit of the organ, the cathedral sinks back down into the ocean measures and the organ is heard once more, but from underwater.


Run by a king named Gradlon or Gralon who lived in a palace of marble, cedar, and gold, it was rich in commerce and the arts. Shin-Itchiro’s Sheet Music Library. In these versions, King Gradlon was said to have converted to Christianity.

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Emma Bardac wife Impressionism in music Debussy quadrangle crater. The next section is a subset of A, noted as c in engloutle timeline. The high D in measures 1, 3, and 5; the soprano E octave that occurs 12 times from measures ; the high B in englouie 14 cathedrald The melodic statement here in C major is the climax of the piece.

This prelude is typical of Debussy’s compositional characteristics. John Carpenter used it as sound track in his scifi movie Escape from New York. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Debussy quite often named his pieces with the exact image that he was composing about, like La MerDes pas sur la neigeor Jardins sous la pluie. Cwthedrale the beginning section, Debussy gently brings the cathedral out of the water by modulating to B major, shaping the melody in a wave-like fashion, and including important narrative instructions in measure It was famous throughout the region for its beautiful gardens and buildings.


Préludes, Livre 1 (Debussy, Claude) – IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library: Free Public Domain Sheet Music

MacMillin, Throughout all of this motivic repetition, transposition, and inversion, the themes longer phrases made up of the smaller motifs stay very much static, with only occasional elongation or shortening throughout the piece: Retrieved 24 July The exact wngloutie why Ys became submerged in the sea varies. This is the loudest part of the piece.

The cathedral then sinks back down into the ocean and the organ is heard once more, but this time from under water. La Cathedrale engloutie 5: Naxos Javascript not enabled. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.

Views Read Edit View history. It was arranged for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski as The Engulfed Cathedral and released in a recording in It is a complete exploration of chordal sound that encompasses the entire range of the piano, and that includes one of Debussy’s signature chords a major tonic triad with added 2nd and 6th scale degrees.

This page was last edited on 21 Decemberat This shows Debussy at his closest manifestation of musical impressionism. Arranger Pierre Gouin – Contact. Performer Pages Stefano Ligoratti Piano.