Albert Roussel, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Albert Roussel

French composer

Date of Birth: 05-Apr-1869

Place of Birth: Tourcoing, Hauts-de-France, France

Date of Death: 23-Aug-1937

Profession: composer, pianist, university teacher, choreographer, musicologist, music pedagogue

Nationality: France

Zodiac Sign: Aries

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About Albert Roussel

  • Albert Charles Paul Marie Roussel (French: [alb??? ?us?l]; 5 April 1869 – 23 August 1937) was a French composer.
  • He spent seven years as a midshipman, turned to music as an adult, and became one of the most prominent French composers of the interwar period.
  • His early works were strongly influenced by the impressionism of Debussy and Ravel, while he later turned toward neoclassicism.

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