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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Marie Gabriel Augustin Savard
Marie Gabriel Augustin Savard (21 August 1814 – 7 June 1881) was a French composer and teacher.Savard was a teacher at the Paris Conservatory in tonic solfa, harmony and figured bass. Among his ...
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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...
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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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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Daniel Deffayet
Daniel Deffayet (May 23, 1922 – December 27, 2002) was a French classical saxophonist. He was the professor of saxophone at the Conservatoire de Paris where he succeeded Marcel Mule after Mule's retir...
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...
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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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...
Max d'Ollone
Maximilien-Paul-Marie-Félix d'Ollone was a French composer, who was born on 13 June 1875 at Besançon and died in Paris in 1959.
He started composing very early, entering the Paris Conservatoire at...
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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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Katia and Marielle Labèque
The Labèque sisters, Katia (born 11 March 1950) and Marielle (born 6 March 1952), are an internationally known French piano duo.
Katia and Marielle were born in Bayonne, on the southwest coast of ...
Jean-François Antonioli
Jean-François Antonioli (b. Lausanne, February 25, 1959) is a Swiss pianist, conductor and piano pedagogue.Studied piano at Conservatoire de Lausanne and Conservatoire de Paris (with Pierre Sancan). F...
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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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Louis Désiré Besozzi
Louis-Désiré Besozzi (born 3 April 1814 in Versailles – died 11 November 1879 in Paris) was a French pianist and organist and composer. Bezozzi, the fourth generation of this traditional family ...
Gabriel Fauré
Gabriel Urbain Fauré ([ɡabʁiɛl yʁbɛ̃ fɔʁe]; 12 May 1845 – 4 November 1924) was a French composer, organist, pianist and teacher. He was one of the foremost French composers of his generation, and...
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Laure Cinti-Damoreau
Laura Cinti-Damoreau (6 February 1801 - 25 February 1863) was a French soprano particularly associated with Rossini roles.
Born Laure-Cinthie Montalant in Paris, she studied in Paris with tenor Gi...
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