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Walter Gieseking - Debussy • Ravel • Grieg Album

Walter Gieseking - Debussy • Ravel • Grieg Album

Performer: Walter Gieseking
Title: Debussy • Ravel • Grieg
Style: Modern, Romantic, Impressionist
Released: 1973
Cat#: 60210
Country: US
Label: Seraphim
Size MP3 version: 2231 mb
Size FLAC version: 1764 mb
Size WMA version: 1585 mb
Rating: 4.3
Votes: 391
Genre: Classical

Walter Gieseking - Debussy • Ravel • Grieg Album


1Prelude - Menuet - Clair De Lune - Passepied15:51
2Oiseaux Tristes From "Mioirs"3:28
3Butterfly - Little Bird Op. 43 Nos. 1 & 43:29
4 Six Lyric Pieces
5L'Isle Joyeuse4:58
7Album Leaf - Meoldie - Halling Op. 47 Nos. 2, 3, &47:59
8Jeux D'eau4:29
9Bell Ringing Op. 54 No. 63:17
10Forlane From "Le Tombeau De Couperin"5:48
11Suite Begamasque
12Arabesque No. 1 In E Major - Arabesqe No. 2 In G Major6:22


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
HQM 1225Walter Gieseking Music By Debussy - Grieg - Ravel ‎(LP, Comp, Mono)E.M.I. RecordsHQM 1225UK1970
CO 505Walter Gieseking Walter Gieseking Music By Debussy Grieg Ravel ‎(LP, Comp)World Record ClubCO 505New ZealandUnknown
PHQM. 1225, HQM 1225Walter Gieseking Music By Debussy - Grieg - Ravel ‎(LP, Comp, Mono)Odeon, E.M.I. RecordsPHQM. 1225, HQM 1225UK1970


  • Art DirectionMarvin Schwartz
  • Composed ByDebussy (tracks: A1 To A4), Grieg (tracks: B4 To B6), Ravel (tracks: B1 to B3)
  • DesignTri-Arts
  • Liner NotesW. A. Chislett
  • PianoWalter Gieseking


Recorded 1953-56

A1 to A3 October 1953
A4 recorded March 1954
B1 recorded May 1955
B2 & B3 recorded April 1955
B4 to B6 recorded February 1956


  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout inscription): 1-60210•G1 #2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout inscription): 2-60210 G5 #2
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped in runout - both sides): Mastered by Capitol
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runout variation, etched): 1-60210•W1 #2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runout variation, etched): -2-60210-W1


  • Manufactured By – Capitol Records
  • Record Company – EMI
  • Mastered At – Capitol Records


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