Debussy, Claude (1862 – 1918)
Signed publishing contract for Pour le Piano
A rare partly-printed document in French, signed ‘Read and approved, Claude Debussy’, one page, both sides, April 25th 1905. The composer’s contract with publisher M. E. Froment granting the rights to ‘Pour le Piano, Prelude, Sarabande, Toccata‘. In fine condition. Debussy’s three-part suite premiered on January 11th 1902, in the Salle Erard with Ricardo Vines as the pianist.