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...
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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Pierre-Joseph-Guillaume Zimmermann
Pierre-Joseph-Guillaume Zimmermann, (17 March 1785 – 29 October 1853), known as Pierre Zimmerman and Joseph Zimmermann, was a French pianist, composer, and music teacher.
Zimmermann...
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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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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...
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 ...
Nicholas Angelich
Nicholas Angelich (born 1970) is an American pianist.Born in the United States, he began to study the piano with his mother at the age of five. He gave his first concert at the age of seven, with a c...
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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...
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...
Émile Waldteufel
Émile Waldteufel (9 December 1837 – 12 February 1915) was a French pianist, conductor and composer of dance music.
Émile Waldteufel (German for forest devil) was born in Strasbourg ...
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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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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...
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 ...
Jean-Pierre Rampal
Jean-Pierre Louis Rampal (7 January 1922 – 20 May 2000) was a French flautist. He has been personally "credited with returning to the flute the popularity as a solo classical instrument it had not hel...
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Louise Grandjean
Louise Grandjean (1870–1934) was a French operatic soprano who was particularly admired for her portrayals of Wagner and Verdi heroines. She began her career in Paris in 1894 where she became a popula...
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Nicolas Levasseur
Nicolas Levasseur (9 March 1791 - 7 December 1871) was a French bass, particularly associated with Rossini roles.Born Nicolas-Prosper Levasseur at Bresle, Somme, he studied at the Paris Music Conserva...
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Georges Mathias
Georges Amédée Saint-Clair Mathias ([matjas]; 14 October 1826 – 14 October 1910) was a French composer, pianist and teacher. Alongside his teaching work, Georges Mathias was a very acti...
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