Fragerolle, Georges

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Name
Fragerolle, Georges Gender: M
Auguste Georges Prosper Fragerolle
born on 11 March 1854 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 20°20' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 08°31 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 09°20'



Georges Fragerolle (in 1908)

Biography

French musician and composer.

Fragerolle learned composition from Ernest Guiraud. He composed arrangements of work by contemporary poets such as Jean Richepin, and sang them to his own accompaniment. Fragerolle became the regular pianist at Le Chat Noir with Erik Satie. He composed most of the music and poetry of the shadow theater pieces, which he interpreted with a baritone voice. He was the maestro of Le Chat Noir and Hydropathes.

He died in Asnières on 19 February 1920, aged 65.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'chanteurs' pdf file, p. 102.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pianist)