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Episode 2

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Tuesday 09 October 2012

As Debussy struggled to bring his true voice to the piano, he was already leading a revolution in the opera house and the concert hall. Meanwhile, his unruly love life threatened to alienate all but his closest friends. Presented by Donald Macleod.

Music Played

10 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:02

    Claude Debussy Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune

    London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas

    Sony Classical, , SK48231

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:15

    Claude Debussy Pour le piano, 1. Prelude

    Paul Crossley (piano)

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:21

    Claude Debussy 3 Chanson de Bilitis

    Véronique Gens (soprano) Roger Vignoles (piano)

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:33

    Claude Debussy Nocturnes, 3.Sirenes

    Ensemble Vocal Michel Piquemal, Orchestre National de Lille, conducted by Jean-Claude Casadesus

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:45

    Claude Debussy Estampes

    Fou Ts’ong (piano)

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:02

    Claude Debussy Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune

    London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas

    Sony Classical, , SK48231

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:14

    Claude Debussy Pour le piano, 1. Prelude

    Paul Crossley (piano)

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:21

    Claude Debussy 3 Chanson de Bilitis

    Véronique Gens (soprano) Roger Vignoles (piano)

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:33

    Claude Debussy Nocturnes, 3.Sirenes

    Ensemble Vocal Michel Piquemal, Orchestre National de Lille, conducted by Jean-Claude Casadesus

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:45

    Claude Debussy Estampes

    Fou Ts’ong (piano)

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