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Debussy: Jeux, Poéme Dansé


Jeux is the last work for orchestra written by Claude Debussy.

Described as a "poème dansé" (literally a "danced poem"), it was originally intended to accompany a ballet, and was written for the Ballets Russes of Serge Diaghilev to choreography by Vaslav Nijinsky.