Francois-Rene Duchable

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Birthday
22, 1952
Birthplace
France
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
22, 1952 (age 68)
Birthplace
France

About

Globetrotting musician who was a master of many composers, including Beethoven, Brahms, Schumann, Liszt, Chopin, and Ravel.

Before Fame

He came in first at the 1973 Prix de la Fondation Sacha Schneider.

Trivia

He served as classical music technical advisor for 2006's Avenue Montaigne, a film by director and screenwriter Danièle Thompson.

Family Life

His parents encouraged his musical ambitions. He enrolled as a student at the Conservatoire de Paris where he won first prize in piano at age 13.

Associated With

His career was jumpstarted by Arthur Rubinstein who organized his first concert engagements.