Claude Debussy Rank
About Claude Debussy
Claude Debussy was a French composer. He was an impressionist.
He used parallel chords and bitonal chords in his music, as well as the pentatonic scale. He also wrote atonal. He was a major influence on many composers, such as Igor Stravinsky, Philip Glass, John Williams and Miles Davis. He is regarded as one of the most important and influential musicians of all time.
His Personal Life
He had a very complicated personal life. He was married twice and he had a daughter. His first wife attempted suicide twice, unsuccessfully.
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Famous quotes by Claude Debussy
Art is the most beautiful deception of all. And although people try to incorporate the everyday events of life in it, we must hope that it will remain a deception lest it become a utilitarian thing, sad as a factory.Claude Debussy
Beauty must appeal to the senses, must provide us with immediate enjoyment, must impress us or insinuate itself into us without any effort on our part.Claude Debussy
I love music passionately. And because I love it I try to free it from barren traditions that stifle it.Claude Debussy
F.A.Q. about Claude Debussy
When is his birthday?
Claude Debussy's birthday is on August 22, 1862.
In how many days is his birthday?
Claude Debussy's birthday is in 25 days
How old was Claude Debussy when he died?
He was 55 years old.
When did he die?
He died in March 25, 1918.
How old would he be today?
Claude Debussy would be 158 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Claude Debussy from?
He was born in St Germain en Laye.
Claude Debussy's Popularity
Claude Debussy was a famous French composer, who was born on August 22, 1862. As a person born on this date, Claude Debussy is listed in our database as the 12th most popular celebrity for the day (August 22) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1862).
People born on August 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Claude Debussy is the 542nd most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Claude Debussy's birthday, Claude Debussy is the 51st most famous French.
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