World Of Debussy Articulations

We are discovering the magical world of Debussy via Prelude La Terrasse des Audiences du Clair de Lune.


person Alan Fraser

video_library 8 Episodes

schedule 43 minutes 45 seconds

Updated: 5 years ago


Episode 1

Understanding Debussy

Alan helps Luba get into this piece

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Episode 2

Getting That Debussy Sound

We are trying to understand and decipher that specific sound

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Episode 3

The Wrist Movement for Debussy

Alan shows a wrist movement totally opposite from what you would expect

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Episode 4

Sense of a Buzzing Color

Alan wants to hear all the voices and brings out more peculiarities of Debussy's composing style

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Episode 5

Why The Less Flexible Wrist

You stop moving the wrist and music acquires this static quality

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Episode 6

Ondine - The Grammar of Touch

Book II, Prelude No. 8

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Episode 7

Articulate Through the Sheen of the Pedal

Feel the string vibration

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Episode 8

Real Debussy-Strange Combination of Static and Moving

Exploration of the sound is incredibly important piece of the puzzle.

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