Debussy: Le Martyre de St.-Sébastien, symphonic fragments
    disc 1: La Cour des Lys: Prélude - Danse extatique: Final du 1r acte
    disc 2: La Passion - Le Bon Pasteur

  • Piero Coppola, conductor

    DESCRIPTION: 2 discs, 78 rpm, 12 in.

    NOTES: Recorded 2 November 1931. Durations (from CDs): La Cour des Lys: Prélude, 03:55; Danse extatique: Final du 1r acte, 04:22; La Passion 04:06; Le Bon Pasteur, 04:17; all, 16:42 (Lys). Matrix nos. 2W 744-747. Prix Candide, honorable mention. Coppola had wanted to record the complete work with Suzanne Desprès and the Opéra chorus but was only authorized to record the four excerpts as published in the Durand pocket score (Coppola: Dix-sept ans ..., p. 137).
     

  • Gramophone DB 4817–18
    • = Victor 13598–99 (set M 767)
    • Rpt. as CD: Vogue 665001 (OdP/SdCdC commemorative set), CD 4, tr. 7-10.
    • All rpt. as CD, in Rpt. as CD, in Collection Piero Coppola dirige (vol. 1), Dante LYS 295-297.

INDEX: 31~080