Category:Olivier Messiaen

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Olivier Messiaen 
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French composer, organist and ornithologist
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Date of birth 10 December 1908
Avignon
Olivier Eugène Charles Prosper Messiaen
Date of death 27 April 1992
Clichy
Place of burial
Educated at
  • Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse
Occupation
  • composer
  • organist
  • ornithologist
  • music pedagogue
  • musicologist
  • music theorist
  • pianist
  • university teacher
  • writer
Employer
Member of
  • Academy of Arts of the GDR
  • Jeune France
  • Royal Academy of Science, Letters and Fine Arts of Belgium
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts
  • American Academy of Arts and Letters
Movement
  • classical music
  • 20th-century classical music
Native language
Father
  • Pierre Messiaen
Mother
Spouse
  • Claire Delbos
  • Yvonne Loriod
Notable work
  • Saint François d'Assise
  • Éclairs sur l'au-delà...
  • Thème et variations
Award received
  • Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour
  • Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Commander of the Order of the Crown
  • Bach Prize of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
  • Erasmus Prize
  • Léonie Sonning Music Prize
  • Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal
  • Berliner Kunstpreis
  • Wihuri Sibelius Prize
Authority control
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Subcategories

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