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Debussy, Claude

Pronunciation: /dəˈb(j)uːsi/
Pronunciation: /dəbysi/
(1862–1918), French composer and critic; full name Achille Claude Debussy. Debussy carried the ideas of impressionist art and symbolist poetry into music, using melodies based on the whole-tone scale and delicate harmonies exploiting overtones. Notable works: Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (1894).

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