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Louis Vierne (Composer)

Born: 8th October 1870, Grand Poitiers, France

Died: 2nd June 1937, Paris, France

Nationality: French

Louis Victor Jules Vierne was a French organist and composer. As the organist of Notre-Dame de Paris from 1900 until his death, he focused on organ music, including six organ symphonies and a Messe solennelle for choir and two organs. He toured Europe and the United States as a concert organist.

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 Recording of the Week, Franck and Vierne from Alina Ibragimova and Cédric Tiberghien

The Russian violinist and French pianist bring a refreshing clarity and delicacy to two sonatas written for the Belgian composer-violinist Eugène Ysaÿe.

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