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Maurice Ravel : Bolero  
 

Maurice Ravel : Bolero

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About 'Bolero'



Artist: Ravel, Maurice (biography)
Born:1875 , Cibourne
Died:1937 , Paris
The Artist:Joseph-Maurice Ravel (March 7, 1875 – December 28, 1937) was a French composer and pianist, best known for his orchestral work, Boléro, and his famous 1922 orchestral arrangement of Modest Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition. He himself had described Boléro as 'a piece for orchestra without music'. Ravel's orchestrations are notable for his effective use of tonal color and variety of sound and instrumentation.
Composition Date:1928
Composition Info:Bolero is an orchestral piece by Maurice Ravel and one of the the most popular orchestral pieces of all time.
Score TypeArrangement for Violin Trio (Three Violins)
Score KeyD major (Sounding Pitch)
Number of Pages2
Difficulty LevelEasy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience




 




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