Debussy: Sonate pour Flute, Alto, et Harpe. Original Manuscript edition researched and prepared by Carl Swanson.
Almost 100 years after the first publication of Debussy's Sonate pour Flute, Alto, et Harpe by Durand et Cie, this seminal work in the chamber music literature has been meticulously compared, contrasted, and corrected against Debussy's handwriting and autographed 1915 manuscript. Using photographs provided by the National Library of France, harpist Carl Swanson has documented and corrected nearly 300 discrepancie between the composer's intent and the Durand 1916 edition. Now, for the first time in history, Debussy's Sonate pour Flute, Alto, et Harpe has been printed exactly as the composer intended.