Fêtes galantes (Debussy, Claude)
Free public domain sheet music from IMSLP / Petrucci Music Library
Composer's manuscript, 1882 (8 Janvier 1882 written on fifth song).
Manuscript of (first versions of?) five songs from Set I only.
|Work Title||Fêtes galantes|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||CD 86, 114 ; L.80, 104|
|Year/Date of Composition||1891-92, 1904|
|First Publication||1903 - Paris: E. Fromont|
1904 - Paris: Durand
|Librettist||Paul Verlaine (1844-1896)|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Related Works||Clair de lune (1st version, 1882)|
- Published in 2 collections.
- Three of the songs in this collection, En sourdine, Fantoches, and Clair de lune, were written earlier, and the versions in this collection are 2nd versions. (See the manuscript version from BNF.)