Happy Birthday Claude Debussy!

Posted on Thursday, August 22, 2013 by LoraLibrarian

Photo of Claude DebussyOne of the most influential French music composers of his time Achille-Claude Debussy (August 22, 1862 - March 25, 1918) has come to be regarded as the quintessential “impressionist composer.” Just like an impressionistic painting, his music is full of color, poetry, and movement. To learn more about Debussy, visit the online resources listed below, or check out some books, CDs, and DVDs available at the library.

  1. Freegal Music: Perform a quick search for "Debussy" and download mp3 files for you to keep.
     
  2. Music Online: Perform a quick search for "Debussy" and stream music on your computer, tablet or smart phone. 
     
  3. Oxford Music Online: Perform a quick search for "Debussy" and  read about his life and work. 

 

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