Erik Satie - Gnossiennes
Piano. Composed by Erik Satie (1866-1925). Edited by Ulrich Kr and Ulrich Krämer. Henle Music Folios. Softcover. G. Henle #HN1073. Published by G. Henle (HL.51481073).
Item Number: 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.