Images, Book 2
Piano - Advanced
Composed by Claude Debussy (1862-1918). Edited by Maurice Hinson. Masterworks; Piano Collection. Alfred Masterwork Edition. Impressionistic; Masterwork. Book. 32 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.4612).
Item Number: AP.4612
Composed in 1907 this volume of Images, comprised of three contrasting pieces, demonstrates conciseness, deep dramatic content and colorful tonal imagery. Debussy established Impressionism as a pianistic style and used evocative terms to shed light on the mood or character of each piece. Maurice Hinson translates the French titles into English and offers practice suggestions to assist the performer.
- About this Edition
- Sources Consulted in the Preparation of this Edition
- About the Music
- Images, Book 2, L. 111
- Cloches a travers les feuilles (Bells through the Leaves), L. 111:1
- Et La lune descend sur temple qui fut (And the Moon Sets on the Temple Ruins), L. 111:2
- Poissons d'or (Goldfish), L. 111:3