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Tomita, Debussy - Snowflakes Are Dancing (The Newest Sound Of Debussy)

Tomita, Debussy - Snowflakes Are Dancing (The Newest Sound Of Debussy)
Performer: Tomita, Debussy
Title: Snowflakes Are Dancing (The Newest Sound Of Debussy)
MP3 album size: 1741 mb
FLAC album size: 1756 mb
Style: Modern Classical, Modern
Country: UK
Released: 1974
Catalog number: ARL1-0488
Label: RCA Red Seal


1Clair De Lune (Suite Bergamasque, No. 3)5:48
2Passepied (Suite Bergamasque, No. 4)3:17
4The Girl With The Flaxen Hair (Preludes, Book 1, No. 8)3:25
5Arabesque No. 13:57
6Gardens In The Rain (Estampes, No. 3)3:41
7Golliwog's Cakewalk (Children's Corner, No. 6)2:50
8Footprints In The Snow (Preludes, Book 1, No. 6)4:30
9The Engulfed Cathedral (Preludes, Book 1, No. 10)6:18
10Snowflakes Are Dancing (Children's Corner Suite No. 4)2:10


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
SRA-2947Tomita, Debussy Tomita, Debussy - Clair De Lune ‎(LP, Album, Dyn)RCA Red SealSRA-2947Japan1974
RCX-1003Isao Tomita = 冨田 勲 Isao Tomita = 冨田 勲 - Snowflakes Are Dancing = 月の光 Snowflakes Are Dancing ~ドビュッシーによるメルヘンの世界 ‎(Cass, Album)RCA Red SealRCX-1003Japan1977
APL1-0488, 26.21414Tomita Snowflakes Are Dancing (The Newest Sound Of Debussy) ‎(LP, Album, RE)RCA Victor, RCA VictorAPL1-0488, 26.21414GermanyUnknown
ARL1-0488Tomita, Debussy Tomita, Debussy - Debussy Sound 2000 (Un Viaggio Fantastico Nel Mondo Dell'Elettronica) ‎(LP, Album)RCA Red SealARL1-0488Italy1974
ARL1-0488Tomita, Debussy Tomita, Debussy - Snowflakes Are Dancing (The Newest Sound Of Debussy) ‎(LP, Album)RCA Red SealARL1-0488Canada1974


  • Arranged By, PerformerIsao Tomita
  • Art DirectionJ. J. Stelmach
  • Artwork [Cover Art]David B. Hecht
  • Composed By [Original]Claude Debussy
  • Photography By [Liner Photo]Tomoki Sato
  • Producer [Produced By]Plasma Music, Inc.
  • Synthesizer [Modular Moog], Engineer [Tape Recorders, Mixers, Accessories]Tomita


Different from other UK releases listed in database: "Stereo" is printed on center labels.

Virtuoso electronic performances of Debussy's beautiful tone paintings

All works published by Sunbury Music Ltd.
(Recorded 1973-74)
℗ 1974 RCA Records.

Manufactured by RCA Limited, England from master recordings of RCA Records.
Printed in England by the Upton Printing Group.


  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, A-side): ARL1 0488 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Center label, B-side): ARL1 0488 B
  • Price Code (Boxed, on back cover): HH


  • Manufactured By – RCA Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – RCA Records
  • Printed By – Upton Printing Group
  • Published By – Sunbury Music Ltd.



Snowflakes Are Dancing is the second studio album by Japanese musician Isao Tomita, recorded in 19731974 and first released by RCA Records as a Quadradisc in April 1974. The album consists entirely of Tomita's arrangements of Claude Debussy's tone paintings, performed by Tomita on a Moog synthesizer and a Mellotron. It entered the top 50 charts in the United States, where it was nominated for four Grammy Awards in 1975, including best classical album of the year, and it was NARM's best-selling. Isao Tomita. Snowflakes Are Dancing. Debussy - The Snow is Dancing - Thibaudet - Продолжительность: 2:28 Billy Stewart 74. The Very Best Of André Rieu André Rieu Greatest Hits Full Album - Продолжительность: 1:31:10 2CELLOS free to Isao Tomita The Newest Sound of Debussy: Snowflakes Are Dancing The Engulfed Cathedral, Passepied and more. 10 tracks 40:38. Do you know any background info about this album Start the wiki. In addition to creating note-by-note realizations, Tomita made extensive use of the sound design capabilities of his instrument, using synthesizers to create new artificial sounds to accompany and enhance his electronic realizations of acoustic instruments. He also made effective use of analog music sequencers and feat read more. Tomita, Debussy - Clair De Lune LP, Album, Dyn. RCA Red Seal. SRA-2947. Tomita, Debussy - Debussy Sound 2000 Un Viaggio Fantastico Nel Mondo Dell'Elettronica LP, Album. ARL1-0488. Debussy: Snowflakes Are Dancing, Prelude, etc, Tomita. Claude Debussy. 8 out of 5 stars 171. Verified Purchase. the sound quality is excellent for,in my case,a used cd. It sounded just like I remembered it in the 70's. I'd definitely recommend purchasing Snowflakes are Dancing in the cd format if the vinyl is unattainable. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Superbe are Dancing du Compositeur Claude Debussy surtout dans la version électronique de Tomita un CD à découvrir pour amateur d'un style nouveau genre. A1 Snowflakes Are Dancing Children's Corner Suite No. 1 x Vinyl, LP, Album. A nearly perfect record. Read full description. See details and exclusions - Tomita, Debussy - Snowflakes Are Dancing The Newest Sound Of Debussy LP,. Buy it now. As well, the album succeeds as an interpretation of several Debussy compositions including Clair de lune and Arabesque No. Debussy's atmospheric compositions are naturals to receive the Tomita treatment and despite a few moments of interstellar cheesiness worthy of Star Hustler, Tomita's debut is an intriguing proto-synthesizer-pop record. Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and are Dancing Tracklist. Clair De Lune Suite Bergamasque, nº3 Ft. Isao Tomita Lyrics. Girl With The Flaxen Hair, The Preludes, Book I, nº 8 Ft. About Snowflakes are Dancing. Snowflakes are Dancing Q&A. Writers Isao Tomita - Claude Debussy 1862-1918. More Isao Tomita albums. The Ravel Album
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