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Ravel, Maurice

Pronunciation: /raˈvɛl/
Pronunciation: /ʀavɛl/
(1875–1937), French composer; full name Maurice Joseph Ravel. His works are somewhat impressionistic in style, employing colourful orchestration and unresolved dissonances. Notable works: the ballets Daphnis and Chloë (1912) and Boléro (1928) and the orchestral work La Valse (1920).

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