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Daphnis and Chloe

By Maurice Ravel

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Composed by Maurice Ravel (1875-1937). Full Orchestra (Full Score); Larger Works; Masterworks. Dover Edition. Impressionistic; Masterwork. Full Score. Published by Dover Publications (AP.6-258262).

Item Number: AP.6-258262

ISBN 0486258262. Impressionistic; Masterwork.

A rich, musical setting of the Greek novel by Longus. Commissioned by Diaghilev for the Ballets Russes, it premiered in Paris in 1912. Ravel's constant striving toward perfection in form and style is evident in this moving work of complex beauty. Reproduced from the Durand et Cie edition, Paris.