Durufle, Maurice

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Name
Durufle, Maurice Gender: M
born on 11 January 1902 at 06:15 (= 06:15 AM )
Place Louviers, France, 49n13, 1e10
Timezone LST m2e20 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 20°06' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 05°59 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 23°07'



Maurice Durufle
photo: Photographer Unknown, license cc-by-2.5

Biography

French composer, organist, and pedagogue.

As a composer, Maurice Duruflé was extremely self-critical. He only published a handful of works and often continued to edit and change pieces after publication. The result of this perfectionism is that his music, especially his organ music, holds a very high position in the repertoire. His best known compostions are a Requiem (1947) and a Mass (1967).

He died 16 June 1986.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Taeger quotes Barbault, B.C.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist

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