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Achille-Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918)

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Achille-Claude "Claude" Debussy
Born in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Seine-et-Oise, Francemap
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Died in Paris, Seine, Francemap
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Achille-Claude Debussy (22 August 1862 – 25 March 1918), known since the 1890s as Claude-Achille Debussy or Claude Debussy, was a French composer. He and Maurice Ravel were the most prominent figures associated with Impressionist music, though Debussy disliked the term when applied to his compositions. He was made Chevalier of the Legion of Honour in 1903. He was among the most influential composers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and his use of non-traditional scales and chromaticism influenced many composers who followed.[1]

He was buried at Cimetiere de Passy, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France


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