Claire de Lune (Snowflakes are Dancing) (Cardboard Sleeve)

Claire de Lune (Snowflakes are Dancing) (Cardboard Sleeve)

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Isao Tomita (born 1932 in Tokyo) is one of Japan's and the world's greatest innovators and creators of electronic and synthesizer music, especially on the Moog synthesizer. Claire de Lune (as it was originally titled) later called Snowflakes are Dancing was his first album released in 1974, and is of his interpretations of Debussy's late-nineteenth century 'impressionist' tone poems and piano studies. Tomita and this album was nominated for four Grammy awards (unprecedented for a Japanese artist) and won a NARM award for best classical record. This is a 2007 newly re-released 'regular' (original) version of the album. 1. Snowflakes are Dancing (Children's Corner No. 4) 2. Reverie 3. Gardens in the Rain (Estampes No. 3) 4. Clair de Lune (Suite Bergamasque No. 3) 5. Arabesque No. 1 6.The Engulfed Cathedral (Preludes Book 1 No. 10) 7. Passepied (Suite Bergamasque No. 4) 8.The Girl with the Flaxen Hair (Preludes Book 1 No. 8) 9. Golliwog's Cakewalk (Children's Corner No. 6) 10. Footprints in the Snow (Preludes Book 1 No. 6)