Maurice Ravel (1875–1937)

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Maurice Ravel (1875-1937 : France) Conductor: Claudio Abbado Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 4370172

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Gaspard de la nuit (1) Maurice Ravel Soloists: Walter Gieseking Record label: EMI Catalogue ID: 5 747932

Maurice Ravel Conductor: Valery Gergiev Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: LSO Live Catalogue ID: LSO 0693

Maurice Ravel Conductor: Pierre Boulez Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra Soloists: Pierre-Laurent Aimard Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 477 8770

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Nicholas McCarthy pianist

‘There are 3,000 works for left-hand alone – so there’s certainly enough to be getting on with’ – Nicholas McCarthy

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These are the 29 stages of listening to Ravel’s Boléro

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New Releases: Immortal Memory from Paul Mealor and Andrew von Oeyen's piano concertos

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This is absolutely how you should conduct Ravel’s Bolero

Ravel Left Hand Piano Concerto Jean-Efflam Bavouze

'When I play Ravel’s Left Hand Concerto my goal is to make it sound like I have THREE hands'

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This jazz version of Ravel’s Bolero will make your jaw drop

ravel bolero viola part

JOYOUS: this is what happens when the viola section gets bored during Bolero