Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Prelude à l'apres-midi d'un faune
Claude Debussy 9:28
2 Nocturnes: I. Nuages
Claude Debussy 6:54
3 Nocturnes: II. Fêtes
Claude Debussy 6:06
4 Images pour orchestre: I. Gigues
Claude Debussy 7:18
5 Images pour orchestre: II. Ibéria: 1. Par les rues et par les chemins
Claude Debussy 7:14
6 Images pour orchestre: II. Ibéria: 2. Les parfums de la nuit
Claude Debussy 8:05
7 Images pour orchestre: II. Ibéria: 3. Le matin d'un jour de fête
Claude Debussy 4:56
8 Images pour orchestre: III. Rondes de printemps
Claude Debussy 7:59

Credits

CD 1

flute:
Claude Monteux (American flautist) (1961-12-11 – 1961-12-13) (track 1)
composer:
Claude Debussy (1891 – 1894-09) (track 1)
Claude Debussy (1897-12 – 1899-12) (tracks 2–3)
Claude Debussy (1905 – 1908) (tracks 5–7)
Claude Debussy (1905 – 1909) (track 8)
Claude Debussy (1912) (track 4)
conductor:
Pierre Monteux (track 3)
Pierre Monteux (– 1961-12-13) (track 2)
Pierre Monteux (1961-12-11 – 1961-12-13) (track 1)
Pierre Monteux (1963-05) (tracks 4–8)
dedicated to:
Raymond Bonheur (track 1)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (– 1961-12-13) (track 2)
London Symphony Orchestra (1961-12-11 – 1961-12-13) (track 1)
London Symphony Orchestra (1963-05) (tracks 4–8)
producer:
Erik Smith (British producer, pianist and harpsichordist) (tracks 1–3)
recording engineer:
Kenneth Wilkinson (engineer) (1961-12) (tracks 1–3)
premiered at:
[concert] (1900-12-09) (tracks 2–3)
[concert] (1910-03-02) (track 8)
[concert] (1894-12-22) (track 1)
publisher:
Eugène Fromont (1895-10) (track 1)
Durand et Cie. (1909-1947) (1910-04) (track 8)
Durand et Cie. (1909-1947) (1913-12) (track 4)
premiered at:
Salle Gaveau in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1910-03-02) (track 8)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (– 1961-12-13) (track 2)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1961-12-11 – 1961-12-13) (track 1)
part of:
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version de 1977 "L.") (number: L. 86) (track 1)
Catalogue François Lesure des œuvres de Claude Debussy (Version révisée en 2001 "CD") (number: CD 87) (track 1)
arrangements:
Extract from "The Afternoon of a Faun" (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 1)
Images, L 122: I. Gigues (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 4)
Images, L 122: II. Ibéria: a. Par les rues et par les chemins (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 5)
Images, L 122: II. Ibéria: b. Les Parfums de la nuit (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 6)
Images, L 122: II. Ibéria: c. Le Matin d'un jour de fête (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 7)
Images, L 122: III. Rondes de printemps (for piano four hands, Caplet) (track 8)
Nocturnes, L. 91, CD 98: I. Nuages (arranged by Ravel for piano duo) (track 2)
Nocturnes, L. 91, CD 98: II. Fêtes (arranged by Ravel for piano duo) (track 3)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for two pianos, Debussy) (track 1)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for two pianos, Ravel) (track 1)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for chamber ensemble, Sachs) (track 1)
Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (for flute and piano, arr. Samazeuilh) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Prélude à L'après-midi d'un faune (arr. Tomita) (track 1)
part of:
Nocturnes, L. 91, CD 98 (for orchestra) (tracks 2–3)
Images pour orchestre, L. 122, CD 118 (movement) (tracks 4, 8)
recording of:
Nocturnes, L. 91, CD 98 : I. Nuages (– 1961-12-13) (track 2)
Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune, L. 86, CD 87 (for orchestra) (1961-12-11 – 1961-12-13) (track 1)

Release

part of: Australian Eloquence (Deutsche Grammophon/Decca/Philips/ABC Classics)
Eloquence (Deutsche Grammophon/Decca/Philips Classics)