Maurice Ravel’s ‘Tzigane’ Premiered On This Day in 1924 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Maurice Ravel’s showpiece 'Tzigane' premiered on this day in 1924 - 94 years ago

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Ravel Tzigane

Maurice Ravel’s showpiece ‘Tzigane’ premiered on this day in 1924 – 94 years ago.

The first performance was given by Hungarian virtuoso Jelly d’Arányi, in London – with Henri Gil-Marchex at the piano.

The name is derived from the European term for ‘gypsy’.

 

VC ARTIST JOSEF SPACEK | RAVEL | TZIGANE | JIRI BELOHLAVEK & CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 2014

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