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Debussy & Stravinsky

Rimsky-Korsakov once warned his student Stravinsky about Debussy’s music: “Don’t listen to it, otherwise you risk getting accustomed to it, and end up liking it!” In spite of this, the young Stravinsky fell under the sway of Debussy’s Afternoon of a Faun, and the two composers eventually became friends, rivals, and lifelong correspondents.

Ticketholders for 4/15: Please join us for Engage at the Atrium after the concert. 

Photo Credit: Lisa Marie Mazzucco

Performance Dates & Tickets

This performance will take place at Alice Tully Hall. Please click here for more information on the venue.

April 15, 2012, 5:00 PM

Ticket Price: $65, $52, $35

Program

  • Debussy Nocturne et scherzo for Cello and Piano

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  • Stravinsky Three Pieces for String Quartet

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  • Debussy Syrinx for Flute

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  • Stravinsky Divertimento for Violin and Piano

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  • Debussy L'isle joyeuse for Piano

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  • Stravinsky Suite from L’histoire du soldat for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano

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  • Debussy Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun) for Ensemble
  • Stravinsky Concerto in E-Flat major for Chamber Orchestra

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Artists

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Program Notes

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Concert Length

1 hour, 45 minutes

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