Monique Haas

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Birthday
20, 1909
Birthplace
Paris, France
Death Date
Jun 9, 1987 (77)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
20, 1909
Birthplace
Paris, France
Death Date
Jun 9, 1987 (77)

About

Known for her interpretations of Ravel. She was said to have played the piano ravishingly. She focused on French music.

Before Fame

She was a student at the Paris Conservatoire where she was awarded a Premier Pix in 1927.

Trivia

She performed Bartók's third piano concerto days after György Sándor premiered it to the world.

Family Life

She married French-Romanian composer Marcel Mihalovici.

Associated With

She successfully combined Marguerite Long's cleanness and precision with Alfred Cortot's emphasis on tone colour.