Maurice Ravel


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Maurice Ravel - French composer and exponent of Impressionism (1875-1937)Maurice Ravel - French composer and exponent of Impressionism (1875-1937)
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
1875: Maurice Ravel, French composer (Bolero), was born.
Sunday, March 4, the church's own Sally Szudy and Jim Hinton will present a selection of mostly 20th-century songs by Vaughn Williams, Samuel Barber, Aaron Copland, Maurice Ravel, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
It featured music by Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, John Sebastian Bach, Rimsky-Korsakov, among others.
A manera de ejemplo y sin entrar a tecnicismos que nada dicen al no especialista, todos podemos comprender que, necesariamente, tienen que ser distintas y alejadas unas de las otras las composiciones de Georg Friedrich Handel--hombre de finales del siglo XVII y primera mitad del XVIII--y Maurice Ravel --y su impresionismo-expresionismo del siglo XX--.
Also: Sonatine en Trio by Maurice Ravel, Suite Breve by Ladislas de Rohozinski, and Trio for Flute, Viola and Harp by Arnold Bax.
So wrote Maurice Ravel one week before the premiere of the opera in May, 1911, referring to the one-act comedy of 1904 by Maurice-Etienne Legrand, who went by the pen-name Franc-Nohain.
Dans un programme diversifie, le public a pu apprecier de belles œuvres de Ludwig Van Beethoven, Maurice Ravel et Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy que Lionel Bringuier (28 ans) a brillamment conduites.
Despite its gentleness its beats and whirrs sound triphoppy and you can certainly understand the influences he cites for the song - Burt Bacharach, Bjork and Maurice Ravel.
The concert, to take place at Heptonstall Parish Church, will include a song by Maurice Ravel, composed in 1914 while he was waiting to be enlisted; the post-WWI Mass by Vaughan Williams; a German motet by Rudolf Mauersberger, written after the destruction of Dresden in 1945; and two contemporary works based on the Lamentations of Jeremiah.
Even though the Smetana Trio primarily focus on performing Romantic pieces, their latest CD features works by two towering figures of 20th-century music: Maurice Ravel and Dmitry Shostakovich.
It is fortunate, therefore, that he lived long enough to witness the success of Maurice Ravel, and doubly fortunate that the music of his star pupil exerted as profound an influence on him as his lessons had on the younger man.
Pavane pour une infante defunte by Maurice Ravel, adapted for horn and piano by Carolyn Hove.