(1890-1962) studied at the Paris Conservatoire before embarking upon a successful composing career. Stories
increased his popularity when it was published in the mid-1920s and it remains significant in the advanced pianist's repertoire.
This selection of pieces from Stories
includes 1) The Little White Donkey, 2) A Giddy Girl, 3) The Crystal Cage, and 4) The Market of Fresh Water. The movements of Ibert
contain significant influences of Debussy
and impressionism. Addressing a variety of musical aspects and techniques, Ibert
is an exciting addition to the Piano repertoire.