Maurice Ravel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Maurice Ravel French composer and exponent of Impressionism (1875-1937)
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Usage

In literature:

What the future holds for Maurice Ravel is known only to the three norns.
"Musical Portraits" by Paul Rosenfeld
Maurice Ravel's orchestral suite "Ma Mere l'Oye" given at a concert in Aeolian Hall, New York City.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
Michael was glad, since he had foreseen the possibility of a complication raveled by Maurice.
"Sinister Street, vol. 2" by Compton Mackenzie
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In news:

One of them is the story of painter Anne Adams and composer Maurice Ravel, two people who lived in different countries almost a century apart yet had an extraordinary connection.
Pavane for a Dead Princess 9:10 Maurice Ravel Philharmonia Orchestra Carlo Maria Giulini Buy Now.
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It is a saying so often bandied about that it has become well-nigh cliché: Maurice Ravel was a great orchestrator.
In the century since the birth of Maurice Ravel two or three Promethean composers have transformed the very identifying features of Western music.
Open Call host Suzanna Guzmán and USC Thornton School of Music Dean Robert Cutietta introduce the performance pieces, which include: Antonin Dvorak and Maurice Ravel.
Orchestrated by Maurice Ravel in 1942 by Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881).
Music of Eric Satie, Ernest Guiraud, Maurice Ravel and Claude Debussy.
Most likely not late 19th and early 20th century composer Maurice Ravel.
The list of twentieth-century composers who contributed left-hand piano concertos reads like a Who's Who of modern music and includes Maurice Ravel, whose Piano Concerto for the Left Hand is the most famous work in this repertoire.
But Wittgenstein's greatest accomplishment was to commission a series of works for orchestra and left-hand ed pianist by Richard Strauss, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Sergei Prokofiev, Maurice Ravel and Benjamin Britten.
Remnants of the orchestra classic Boléro by Maurice Ravel have wandered in and out of my life through a variety of avenues.
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