Conservatoire de Paris
The Conservatoire de Paris ([kɔ̃.sɛʁ.va.twaʁ də pa.ʁi]; English: Paris Conservatory) is a college of music and dance founded in 1795, now situated in the avenue Jean Jaurès in the 19th arrondissement ...
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Herman Bemberg
Herman Emanuel Bemberg Ocampo (29 March 1859 – 21 July 1931) was a French-Argentinean musical composer.
He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, of German Argentine parents (Otto Bemberg 1827-95 a...
Ginette Neveu
Ginette Neveu (11 August 1919 – 28 October 1949) was a famous French classical violinist who was killed in a plane crash at the age of 30.
Ginette Neveu was born in Paris into a mu...
Paul Vidal
Paul Antonin Vidal (16 June 1863 – 9 April 1931) was a French composer, conductor and music teacher mainly active in Paris.
Paul Vidal was born in Toulouse, and studied at the conservatoires...
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Paul Tortelier
Paul Tortelier (21 March 1914 – 18 December 1990) was a French cellist and composer.
Tortelier was born in Paris, the son of a cabinet maker with Breton roots. He was encouraged to play the cello ...
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Henri-Bernard Dabadie
Henri-Bernard Dabadie (January 19, 1797, Pau - May,1853, Paris) was a French baritone, particularly associated with Rossini and Auber roles.
Dabadie studied at the Paris Conservatory, and made his...
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Georges Caussade
Georges Caussade (20 November 1873 - 5 August 1936) was a French composer, music theorist, and music educator. Born in Port Louis, Mauritius, he joined the faculty of the Conservatoire de Paris in 190...
Théodore Dubois
François-Clément Théodore Dubois (24 August 1837 – 11 June 1924) was a French composer, organist and music teacher.
Théodore Dubois was born in Rosnay in Marne. He studied first under Louis ...
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Désiré-Alexandre Batton
Désiré-Alexandre Batton (born Paris, January 2, 1798 - died Versailles, October 15, 1855) was a French composer. A student of Luigi Cherubini at the Conservatoire de Paris, he composed operas and can...
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Pierre de Bréville
Pierre Onfroy de Bréville (21 February 1861 – 24 September 1949) was a French composer.
Pierre de Bréville was born in Bar-le-Duc, Meuse. Following the wishes of his parents, he studied law with t...
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Darius Milhaud
Darius Milhaud ([daʁjys mijo]; 4 September 1892 – 22 June 1974) was a French composer and teacher. He was a member of Les Six—also known as The Group of Six—and one of the most prolific composers of t...
Charles Tournemire
Charles Arnould Tournemire (22 January 1870 – 3 or 4 November 1939) was a French composer and organist, notable partly for his improvisations, which were often rooted in the music of Gregorian c...
Émilien Allard
Émilien Allard (12 June 1915 – 18 November 1977) was a Canadian carillonneur, pianist, clarinetist, and composer. He composed more than 50 works for carillon and made more than 700 transcriptions of c...
Jacques Blumenthal
Jacques Blumenthal (4 October 1829 – 17 May 1908) was a German pianist and composer. Born in Hamburg, he began his musical studies at an early age, receiving instruction from Friedrich ...
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Charles Gounod
Charles-François Gounod ([ʃaʁl fʁɑ̃swa ɡuno]; 17 June 1818 – 17 October or 18 October 1893) was a French composer, best known for his Ave Maria, based on a work by Bach, as well as his ...
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Charles-Marie Widor
Charles-Marie Jean Albert Widor (21 February 1844 – 12 March 1937) was a French organist, composer and teacher.
Widor was born in Lyon, to a family of organ builders, and initially studied music t...
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Renaud Capuçon
Renaud Capuçon (born 27 January 1976) is a French classical violinist.
Capuçon was born in Chambéry on 27 January 1976. He entered the conservatory in his native city at the age of 4, and then the...
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André Bloch (composer)
André Bloch (14 January 1873, in Wissembourg – 7 August 1960, in Paris) was a French composer and music educator. He studied with André Gedalge, Ernest Guiraud, and Jules Massenet at the Conserv...
Ivo Malec
Ivo Malec (born 30 March 1925, Zagreb) is a Croatian born French composer, music educator and conductor. One of the earliest Yugoslav composers to obtain high international regard, his works have been...
Adolphe Sax
Antoine-Joseph "Adolphe" Sax (6 November 1814 – c. 7 February 1894) was a Belgian musical instrument designer and musician who played the flute and clarinet, and is well known for having invented the ...
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François-Louis Henry
François-Louis(-Ferdinand) Henry (12 May 1786 – 22 February 1855) was a French baritone, who sang for about 35 years with the Opéra-Comique in Paris, where he created numerous leading roles. His stag...
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Marcelle Meyer
Marcelle Meyer ([mɛjɛʁ]; 22 May 1897 – 17 November 1958) was a French pianist.Marcelle Meyer was born in Lille, France on 22 May 1897. She was taught piano from the age of five by her s...
Auguste Barbereau
Mathurin Auguste Balthasar Barbereau (born 14 November 1799 in Paris – d. 14 July 1879 ibid) was a French composer and music theorist. He entered the Conservatoire de Paris in 1810 and was award...
Ernest Boulanger (composer)
Ernest Henri Alexandre Boulanger (September 16, 1815 – April 14, 1900 in Paris) was a French composer of comic operas and a conductor. He was more known, however, for being a choral music compose...
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Léon Rothier
Léon Rothier (December 26, 1874 – December 6, 1951) was a French musician, predominantly an opera singer in the bass range, who reached the peak of his powers in the early 20th century at New York's M...
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Noël Gallon
Noël Gallon (11 September 1891 - 26 December 1966) was a French composer and music educator. His compositional output includes several choral works and vocal art songs, 10 preludes, a Toccata for pian...
Odette Gartenlaub
Odette Gartenlaub (13 March 1922 – 20 September 2014) was a French pianist, music teacher and composer.
Odette Gartenlaub studied music at the Paris Conservatory with Olivier Messiaen, Henri Busse...