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Images usually pronounced in French are six compositions two series, books or sets, each consisting of three pieces for solo piano by Claude Debussy. These are distinct from Debussy's Images pour orchestre. The pieces in the Head Keeper - Dave Mason - Its Like You Never Left series were written between and and the pieces in the second series were written in Reflets Dans Leau - Claude Debussy - Michel Beroff* - Estampes - Pour Le Piano - Images Debussy along with Maurice Ravel was a leading exponent of the innovative musical language in the late nineteenth century that is known as French Impressionism.
Reflets dans l'eau is one of the many pieces Debussy wrote about water; in particular, light reflecting off its surface. The piece creates an image of water being not quite still, then becoming rapid, then decreasing in motion again. Reflets dans l'eau is also an example of the new tone colours Debussy discovered for the piano in this part of his life, and although he later refined this style, this piece is one of the greatest achievements Debussy reached with the instrument.
It is a sarabande in a spirit of austerity and seriousness of intention, befitting a tombeau - a piece honouring a memory of a composer. Mouvement is the most abstract designation of the pieces.
The title and the music generate an effect of swarming or buzzing or of a whirring wheel. Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut literally And the moon descends on the temple that was was dedicated to Laloy. The piece employs a gamelan effect. Poissons d'or may have been inspired by a Chinese lacquer artwork such as that shown in the article at this link. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Not to be confused with Images pour orchestre.
Claude Debussy, Images Book 1Reflets dans l'eau. Performed by Giorgi Latso. National Library of France. Retrieved 27 December University of Washington. Debussy: The Quiet Revolutionary. New York: Amadeus Press. Hamelin executes the intricate passagework with fluidity and ease, exposing an array of subtle tone colours.
Claude Debussy. Piano Trio String Quartet Syrinx for flute Six sonatas for various instruments — Pickwick Esq. List of compositions by Claude Debussy.
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