Aubin, Tony

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Name
Aubin, Tony Gender: M
Tony Louis Alexandre Aubin
born on 8 December 1907 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Paris Arrondissement 9, France, 48n5221, 2e2025
Timezone PMT m2e2015 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 15°15' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 27°32 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 01°03'



Tony Aubin

Biography

French composer, conductor and music educator, he was awarded the Prix de Rome for the cantata Actaeon in 1930.

From 1925 to 1930, he studied at the Paris Conservatory under Samuel Rousseau (music theory), Noel Gallon (counterpoint), Philippe Gaubert (orchestration and composition), and Paul Dukas (composition).

He was artistic director at Paris-Mondial from 1937 to 1944, and professor at the Paris Conservatory from 1944 to 1977. He also conducted works for French radio between 1945 and 1960. His works, heavily indebted to the impressionism of Ravel and Dukas, include many film scores.

His pupils included Olivier Alain, Garbis Aprikian, Raynald Arseneault, Jocelyne Binet, Jacques Castérède, Pierre Cochereau, Marius Constant, Ginette Keller, Talivaldis Kenins, Yüksel Koptagel, Ron Nelson and Makoto Shinohara.

Tony Aubin married at least three times. He died on 21 September 1981 at age 73 in Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • (has as) teacher relationship with Dukas, Paul (born 1 October 1865)
  • (has as) teacher relationship with Gallon, Noël (born 11 September 1891)
  • (has as) student relationship with Alain, Olivier (born 3 August 1918)

Events

  • Work : Prize 1930 (Prix de Rome)

Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file (Paris Archives, 9th arr., no. 1355, born "midi": at 12 noon). Marriage and death data in margin.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Music teacher
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Prix de Rome)