Erik Satie - Gnossiennes (Piano). By Erik Satie (1866-1925). Edited by Ulrich KrÃ¤mer and Ulrich Kr. For Piano. Henle Music Folios. Softcover. G. Henle #HN1073. Published by G. Henle (HL.51481073).
Like the Gymnopédies, the Gnossiennes also allude to ancient Greek traditions. Perhaps inspired by the World Exhibition in Paris in 1889, Satie made use of oriental ornamentation.