Composer of the month

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)

The composer of the month for March is Debussy. Debussy was born in France in 1862. He belonged to the late romantic and early modern period of music. Most of his music was written for the piano.

Many people describe his music as soft and dreamy. Some of his famous pieces include:

  • Claire de Lune (‘Moonlight’).
  • L’après-midi d’un faune (‘Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun’)
  • Golliwogg’s Cakewalk

 

Why not see if you can find out more about him. Do you think you will like his music. Find him on you tube and give it a listen.

Happy listening

 

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