Find out what the music of Claude Debussy sounds like, and explore all the pictures it can paint in your mind. Hear different examples of Debussy's music below.
Episode 12 playlist
Claude Debussy: "Nuages" from Nocturnes Nuages is the French word for clouds. What kind of clouds do you think Debussy was writing about?
LISTEN Debussy: "Nuages" from Nocturnes
Claude Debussy: Gardens in the Rain Here's a fun piece he wrote about a lush, green garden.
LISTEN Debussy: Gardens in the Rain.
Claude Debussy: "Play of the Waves" from La Mer What instruments do you hear in this piece that sound like waves rolling up and down?
LISTEN Debussy: "Play of the Waves" from La Mer
What are you curious about?