Les Soirs illuminÃ©s par l'ardeur du charbon ((Evenings Lit by the Burning Coals) For Piano). Composed by Claude Debussy (1862-1918). For Piano, Piano/Keyboard. Editions Durand. 6 pages. Editions Durand #DD15574. Published by Editions Durand (HL.50564543).
ISBN 0634079344. 8.75x12 inches.
Composed in 1917, this manuscript was recently discovered, and the music, in the style of Debussy's preludes for piano, is now in print for the first time. Debussy, suffering the hardships of World War I, composed it in gratitude to his coal merchant. Includes an introductory article.