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Short Essay Questions: 1. What French composer best represents the impressionistic style of music? Claude Debussy
2. What painting and artist is reported to have given the style of impressionism its name?
3. What percussion instrument(s) did Debussy use in his work Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun ?
5. According to Yale professor Craig Wright, what 40-year time period is considered the
6. According to Yale professor Craig Wright, what poem was Debussy's inspiration for
8. According to Yale professor Craig Wright, what five musical techniques did Stravinsky use in his The Rite of Spring that caused such a strong reaction from his audiences? 1.

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