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L’après-midi d’un faune


“L’après-midi d’un faune” by Claude Debussy, inspired by the poem by Stéphane Mallarmé, from the movie Allegro Non Troppo (a musical term meaning “fast, but not too much”) which is an Italian animated feature by Bruno Bozzetto from 1976 in response to Disney’s Fantasia. [see]

For The Invocation Of Pan, God Of The Summer Wind


“For The Invocation Of Pan, God Of The Summer Wind” by Claude Debussy, performed by Olga Ivusheikova and Jakob Kaznelson in 2008. This is one of Les Chansons de Bilitis composed by Claude Debussy, who was a close friend of Pierre Louÿs. Pierre Louÿs wrote Les Chansons de Bilitis, a collection of erotic poetry which was published in 1894. [see]