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Clair de lune

French composer Claude-Achille Debussy was born on August 22, 1862. To say that one of the most influential composer of the late 19th Century came from humble origins is almost an understatement. His father owned a shop where he sold … Continue reading

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Plus je connais les hommes, plus j’admire les chiens

Composer Éric Alfred Leslie Satie was born on May 17, 1866. He went by Erik Satie later in life, the first of many changes he would make to his identity. His most famous composition is probably Gymnopédie No. 1, a … Continue reading

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