Helene Grimaud

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Birthday
7, 1969
Birthplace
Aix-en-Provence, France
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
7, 1969 (age 49)
Birthplace
Aix-en-Provence, France

About

Musician who was described as "a reinventor of phrasings, a taker of chances." She was the co-founder of the Wolf Conservation Center.

Before Fame

She began studying at the Conservatoire de Paris in 1982, winning its 1st Prize in 1985.

Trivia

She was known to have synesthesia, a neurological condition that gave her the ability to see music as color.

Family Life

She relocated to Tallahassee, Florida, for a time in 1991 to be with her boyfriend, a bassoon professor at Florida State University.

Associated With

She was favorably compared to Glenn Gould.