Edouard Lalo

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Birthday
27, 1823
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Apr 22, 1892 (69)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
27, 1823
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Apr 22, 1892 (69)

About

French composer best remembered for famous works like Symphonie Espagnole and Cello Concerto in D minor.

Before Fame

He began studying at the Paris Conservatoire at age sixteen.

Trivia

The starship U.S.S. Lalo on Star Trek: The Next Generation was named in his honor.

Family Life

His son Pierre was a music critic.

Associated With

His Piano Concerto was used by film composer Maurice Jarre in the film Lawrence of Arabia.