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Composer: Satie, Erik (1866-1925)

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Year of birth1866
Year of death1925
NationalityFrance
Period20th century
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LondonTime Stands Still – Hugo Ticciati, Víkingur Ólafsson & Miyoko Shida

© Marco Borggreve
Dowland, Satie, Pärt, Glass, Cage, Beethoven
Hugo Ticciati; Víkingur Ólafsson; Miyoko Shida

LondonOld Bones – Aurora Orchestra with Iestyn Davies

© Simon Weir
Satie, Adès, Debussy, Muhly, Dowland, Brahms
Iestyn Davies; Sally Pryce; Principal Players of Aurora Orchestra

MadridBallet de l'Opéra national de Paris

Ballet de l'Opéra national de Paris
Debussy, Ravel, Bach, Satie, Stravinsky
Jerome Robbins; George Balanchine; Hans van Manen; Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris; Maxime Pascal

LondonNobuyuki Tsujii: Satie, Debussy and Chopin

© Yuji Hori
Satie, Debussy, Ravel, Chopin
Nobuyuki Tsujii, Piano

AmsterdamPatricia Petibon & Susan Manoff

© Bernard Martinez
Debussy, Fauré, Poulenc, Satie, de Falla, Granados, Turina, Obradors
Patricia Petibon; Susan Manoff
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Philippe Cassard dons his dancing shoes

Philippe Cassard © Vincent Catala
Waltzing on a Monday evening? Wigmore Hall is not exactly the Tower Ballroom, but last night it did a fair impression as a temple of dance when Philippe Cassard played the third of his Debussy Perspectives series.
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Three shades of Hans van Manen

Aliya Tanykpayeva and Iurii Kekalo in Trois Gnossiennes © Attila Nagy | Hungarian State Opera
Now an ever-developing city, Budapest has become much more than faded grandeur, actually, and the Hungarian National Ballet’s recent moves reflect just that
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Ballets Russes' Gesamtkunstwerk in Pompeii

Rome Opera Ballet in Parade © Luciano Romano
Rome Opera Ballet in Massine's Parade/Pulcinella "under the volcano" for the anniversary of Picasso's visit to Pompeii and Naples.
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Memoirs of a Pear-Shaped Life: the essence of Satie

Anne Lovett © Charles Padley Artists
In Memoirs of a Pear-Shaped Life, Erik Satie, the eccentric French Normandy composer, was defined on stage in three different forms, each with a bowler hat, in a music theatre performance of Satie's life.
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Paris Impressions: French repertoire in Budapest

Ning Feng © Felix Broede
A master at clever programming, Maestro Iván Fischer surrounded Dutilleux with well-known pieces by Debussy, Ravel and Satie as part of the week-long French Days segment of the Bridging Europe 2016 series at Budapest’s Müpa. 
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