Jean-Yves Thibaudet

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Birthday
7, 1961
Birthplace
France
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
7, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
France

About

Skilled musician whose virtuosity impressed Vladimir Horowitz. He recorded such composers as Brahms and Schumann.

Before Fame

He started studying at the Lyons Conservatory when he was five, making his first official appearance when he was seven.

Trivia

He experimented with jazz and opera as well, releasing recordings in both genres.

Family Life

His father was a violinist, and his mother was a pianist, introducing her son to the instrument that would define his life.

Associated With

He contributed to many film soundtracks, including 1996's The Portrait of a Lady starring Nicole Kidman.