Debussy the Man, His Music, and His Legacy: An Overview of Current Research

@article{Pasler2012DebussyTM,
  title={Debussy the Man, His Music, and His Legacy: An Overview of Current Research},
  author={Jann Pasler},
  journal={Notes},
  year={2012},
  volume={69},
  pages={197 - 216}
}
On the 150th anniversary of Debussy's birth, after four international conferences, this review of research in the past decade focuses on the man, his music, and his legacy. Debussy's opera Pelléas et Mélisande and his songs continue to capture the greatest interest, and scholars continue to investigate tonality, timbre, and time; his aesthetic in the context of painting, poetry, and dance; and reception and influence of his music, at home and abroad. The recent publication of 3,000 letters… 
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