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Erik Satie

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17 May 1866 - 1 July 1925
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Intro to Satie

Éric Alfred Leslie Satie was a French composer and pianist. Satie was a colourful figure in the early 20th century Parisian avant-garde. His work was a precursor to later artistic movements such as minimalism, repetitive music, and the Theatre of the Absurd. An eccentric, Satie was introduced as a "gymnopedist" in 1887, shortly before writing his most famous compositions, the Gymnopédies. Later, h... more
Première Gymnopédie
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3 Gymnopedies (arr. A. Miolin): Gymnopedie No. 1
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3 Gymnopedies: No. 2. Lent et triste
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Gnossienne: No. 1
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3 Gymnopédies: Gymnopedie No. 1
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Gymnopédie I
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3 Gymnopédies: 1. Lent et douloureux
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3 Gymnopedies (orch. Debussy): Gymnopedie No. 2
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3 Gymnopédies: No.1
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Satie: 3 Gymnopedies: No. 1 Lent et douloureux
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The musician is perhaps the most modest of all animals, but he is also the proudest.

Erik Satie


Explore Satie's music

Satie : Pièces pour piano - Piano works
Les orgues de Masevaux - Musiques pour deux orgues
Satie: Gymnopédies, Gnossiennes, Sports et Divertissements
Piano Hits
Peaceful Piano
The Classic 100: Piano – The Top Ten & Selected Highlights
Satie: Complete Piano Music, Vol. 5
Piano Playlist for Silent Nights
More albums