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Ravel: Daphnis Et Chloé Suite No 2, Etc; Debussy / Paray


Release Date: 03/10/1992 
Label:  Mercury Living Presence   Catalog #: 434306   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Maurice RavelClaude Debussy
Conductor:  Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Paray is glittering and spirited. The sound is excellent. – Herbert Russcol, WQXR (1969) - writing about the Mercury release of Ravel: Boléro. Paray is glittering and spirited. The sound is excellent. – Herbert Russcol, WQXR (1969) - writing about the Mercury release of Ravel: Boléro. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Daphnis et Chloé Suite no 2 by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1961 
Venue:  Cass High School Auditorium, Detroit, MI 
2. Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1958 
Venue:  Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan 
3. Valses nobles et sentimentales by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1959 
Venue:  Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ravel (1912) 
4. Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1897-1899; France 
Date of Recording: 03/1961 
Venue:  Cass High School Auditorium, Detriot, MI 
5. Petite suite for Piano 4 hands by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Paul Paray
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1886-1889; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1959 
Venue:  Old Orchestra Hall, Detroit, Michigan 
Notes: Orchestrated: H. Büsser 

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