Catalogue of works

Première Rapsodie
pour clarinette en si b     124/(116)

With piano accompaniment (or orchestra)

Composition dates:
December 1909 - January 1910

Dedication:
A.P. Mimart

Publication:
Durand, 1910 (piano); Durand, December 1911 (orchestra)

Nomenclature:
3.3.2.3 — 4.2.0.0 — 2 perc. - 2 harps — strings

First hearing:
Paris, 16 January 1911, Salle Gaveau, Société musicale indépendante, Prosper Mimart and M.G. Kriéger at the piano; Paris, 3 May 1919, orchestra des Concerts Pasdeloup, under the direction of Rhené Baton, soloist Gaston Hamelin.

Comments:
Competition piece written for the Conservatoire. Debussy composed the orchestration in 1911.