KSS67 Rapsodie Espagnole

Piece details

  • Written for: Piano
  • Date composed: 1945
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 18
  • Manuscript pages: 26
  • Manuscript location: Paul Sacher Foundation, Basel
  • Comments: Second transcription of Ravel’s work.
    I Prélude à la nuit
    II Malagueña
    III Habanera
    IV Feria

Editions available from the Sorabji Archive

  • Typeset edition (Frazer Jarvis, Jason Acuna), A3L. 33 pages.
    Price: £15 (paper), £10 (pdf)
    Right-click to download high resolution sample page: PDF PNG
  • Manuscript, A3L. 26 pages.
    Price: £15 (paper), £10 (pdf)
    Right-click to download high resolution sample page: PDF PNG


  • Michael Habermann (piano),
    BIS Records BIS-CD-1306 (2003)
    Track 1-4 (18:05)
    Track 1 I Prélude à la nuit (5:00)
    Track 2 II Malaguena (2:27)
    Track 3 III Habanera (2;16)
    Track 4 IV Feria (8:15)


  • 21/03/1998 Michael Habermann (piano)
    Amorinasalen Bibliotekshuset, Sollentuna Centrum, Stockholm, Sweden
    Franz Liszt Festival &msdash; Amorina Recitals 1998
  • 26/06/1998 Michael Habermann (piano)
    Leakin Hall, Peabody Conservatory of Music, Baltimore MD, USA
  • 19/11/2001 Michael Habermann (piano)
    West Shore Unitarian Church, Rocky River OH, USA
    Rocky River Chamber Music Society
  • 05/05/2002 Michael Habermann (piano)
    Harmony Hall, Livingston Road, Fort Washington MD, USA
  • 21/01/2009 Jørgen Hald Nielsen (piano)
    Ryesgade 52, Âlborg, Denmark
    Academy of Music
  • 24/01/2009 Jørgen Hald Nielsen (piano)
    Skovvejen 28, Ârhus, Denmark
  • 28/01/2009 Jørgen Hald Nielsen (piano)
    Kirkegade 61, Esbjerg, Denmark
    Academy of Music
  • 05/02/2009 Jørgen Hald Nielsen (piano)
    Academy of Music, Âlborg, Denmark
  • 16/04/2009 Jørgen Hald Nielsen (piano)
    Schott Recital Room, London, UK

Broadcasts etc.

  • 09/07/2005 Michael Habermann (piano)
    Swedish National Radio, channel P2, Stockholm, Sweden [broadcast of recording]
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