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Oeuvres fantaisistes. Vol. 4

Erik Satie (composer), Aldo Ciccolini (performer)
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Title
Oeuvres fantaisistes. Vol. 4
Composer
Erik Satie 1866-1925
Performer
Aldo Ciccolini 1925-2015 (piano)
Publisher
EMI, 1989
1 cd
EAN
0077774971423
CDR
CAX1170
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20 - Toetsinstrument (NBLC) K4 - Solo-instrumenten (Flemish music schema)

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About Erik Satie

Éric Alfred Leslie Satie (UK: , US: ; French: [eʁik sati]; 17 May 1866 – 1 July 1925), who signed his name Erik Satie after 1884, was a French composer and pianist. Satie was an influential artist in the late 19th- and early 20th-century Parisian avant-garde. His work was a precursor to later artistic movements such as minimalism, repetitive music, and the Theatre of the Absurd, while his 1917 coinage "furniture music" would presage the development of background and ambient music.

An eccentric, Satie was introduced as a "gymnopedist" in 1887, shortly before writing his most famous works, the piano compositions Gymnopédies. Later, he also referred to himself as a "phonometrician" (meaning "someone who measures sounds"), preferring this designation to that of "musician", after…Read more on Wikipedia

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