Gaston Serpette, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Gaston Serpette

French composer

Date of Birth: 04-Nov-1846

Place of Birth: Nantes, Pays de la Loire, France

Date of Death: 03-Nov-1904

Profession: composer, conductor, music critic

Nationality: France

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

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About Gaston Serpette

  • Henri Charles Antoine Gaston Serpette (4 November 1846 – 3 November 1904) was a French composer, best known for his operettas.
  • After winning the prestigious Prix de Rome as a student at the Paris Conservatoire, he was expected to pursue a career in serious music.
  • Instead, he turned to operetta, writing more than twenty full-length pieces between 1874 and 1900.
  • He accepted some conducting work and also served as a critic and journalist on a number of French newspapers and magazines.

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