Debussy -- Deux Arabesques for the Piano
Piano - Late Intermediate
Composed by Claude Debussy (1862-1918). Edited by Lynn Freeman Olson. Masterworks; Piano Collection. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Impressionistic; Masterwork. Book. 16 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.2540).
Item Number: AP.2540
Debussy was not referring to "arabesque" in the form of a ballet term but rather to the meaning of "arabesque" as a piece with exquisite detail and clear repetitions of ideas and artistic balance. These pieces were written in 1888 during Debussy's earliest compositional period.