Marcel Moyse

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Birthday
17, 1889
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Nov 1, 1984 (95)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
17, 1889
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Nov 1, 1984 (95)

About

French flautist and composer who also worked as a teacher. He was the recipient of compositions crafted specifically for him, including the Flute Concerto by Jacques Ibert.

Before Fame

He studied at the Paris Conservatory under the masters of the time, Phillippe Gaubert and Paul Taffanel.

Trivia

He founded the Marlboro Music School and Festival and he authored the study 'Tone Development through Interpretation'.

Family Life

He married Celine Gautreau on March 12, 1912.

Associated With

Herbie Mann is another famous flautist.