Léon Roques (born 24 October 1839 in Aurignac, died 1923) was a French transcriber who is best known for his transcriptions of Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel. Perhaps his most familiar transcription is for violin and piano of Debussy's piano work La plus que lente.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 24th, 1839 (Aurignac), Died 1923 (Jouy-en-Josas)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1926
Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-4008||10-in.||11/7/1906||Il est né, le divin enfant||Edouard Le Bel||Tenor vocal solo, with piano||arranger|
|Victor||E-4009||8-in.||11/7/1906||Dans cette étable||Edouard Le Bel||Tenor vocal solo, with piano||arranger|
|Victor||B-4010||10-in.||11/7/1906||Les anges dans nos campagnes||Edouard Le Bel||Tenor vocal solo, with piano||arranger|
|Victor||CVE-34070||12-in.||12/29/1925||Waltz||Jascha Heifetz||Violin solo, with piano||arranger|
|Columbia||1956||10-in.||ca. 1904||Les anges dans nos campagnes||Joseph Saucier||Baritone vocal solo, with piano||arranger|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Roques, Léon," accessed October 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108617.
Roques, Léon. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108617.
"Roques, Léon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 October 2021.
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