Professor David Grayson

David Grayson gained his PhD at Harvard and studied with Nadia Boulanger. He is author of The Genesis of Claude Debussy's "Pelléas et Mélisande"; he is a member of the editorial board of Cahiers Debussy and has contributed to the Cambridge Opera Handbook on Pelléas; Debussy Studies; Debussy and His World; The Cambridge Companion to Debussy; Rethinking Debussy and Music, Theater and Cultural Transfer: Paris, 1830–1914. His edition of Pelléas for the Debussy Œuvres Complètes involved collaboration with Pierre Boulez, Claudio Abbado and John Eliot Gardiner. He contributed to Mozart's Piano Concertos: Text, Context, Interpretation, and wrote the Cambridge Music Handbook Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 20 and 21.