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Afternoon of a faun

Afternoon of a faun

Mallarmé, Debussy, Nijinsky

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Published by Vendome Press, Distributed in the U.S. by Rizzoli International Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mallarmé, Stéphane, 1842-1898,
  • Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918,
  • Nijinsky, Waslaw, 1890-1950,
  • Afternoon of a faun (Choreographic work)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhilippe Néagu ... [et al.] ; edited by Jean-Michel Nectoux ; [translated by Maximilian Vos].
    ContributionsNéagu, Philippe., Nectoux, Jean Michel., Musée d"Orsay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1790.A38 A6613 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2195334M
    ISBN 100865651418
    LC Control Number89014838

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& Company, Inc. The Afternoon of a Faun by Dominic Walsh Dance Theater - Duration: Dance Houston 9, views. 牧神・ニコラ・ル・リッシュ - Duration: simaitio12 49, views. Stéphane Mallarmé. The afternoon of a faun (eclogue) L’après-midi d’un faune (or “The Afternoon of a Faun“) is a poem by the French author Stéphane describes the sensual experiences of a faun who has just woken up from his afternoon sleep and discusses his encounters with several nymphs during the morning in a dreamlike monologue.

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86), known in English as Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, is a symphonic poem for orchestra by Claude Debussy, approximately 10 minutes in duration. It was composed in and first performed in Paris on 22 Decemberconducted by Gustave on: L'après-midi d'un faune, by Stéphane Mallarmé.Discussion of themes and motifs in Stéphane Mallarmé's The Afternoon of a Faun.

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