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Golliwog's Cakewalk



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Golliwog's Cakewalk is part of Claude Debussy's suite "Children's Corner" published in 1908. The middle section of this cakewalk is jokingly interrupted on occasions by quotations of the opening of Richard Wagner's opera Tristan und Isolde, marked "avec une grande emotion". Each quotation is followed by a musical chuckle in staccato chords.

Orchestrated and arranged from piano MIDI.
Fl├╝gelhorn solo
Photograph: Debussy & daughter having a picnic.
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Uploaded: Jun 13, 2015 - 04:07:59 PM
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davajonah said 1586 days ago (June 13th, 2015)
I really love Debussy's stuff you know. He was so way ahead of his time. Maybe I'll have a go at this one too at some point. Great work Scotty.
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Bowman said 1585 days ago (June 14th, 2015)
Playful Claude.
Each part lovingly constructed.
Love your pacing.
As always a treat.
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abzwork said 1584 days ago (June 15th, 2015)
Golliwog's Cakewalk..
You make this sound so easy...yet, it is quite a complicated foray..Debussy was incredible, your command of this flava is certainly impressive and entertaining...Big Smile City ratings 4sure my friend..Abz:):):)
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Philip18 said 1583 days ago (June 16th, 2015)
Golliwog's Cakewalk
Although I suspect he might have chosen a different title if he were writing today, this remains beautiful music, beautifully played. Much enjoyed.
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Hydrogen3 said 1569 days ago (June 30th, 2015)
Well Done!
such a beautiful arrangement! This would be perfect for a musical. enjoyed this!
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H3nry said 1428 days ago (November 18th, 2015)
Piece of cake
You make it sound so effortless! I like the playful stereo echoes from violas to celli. A fine addition to the MidiOrleans opus.
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