Jeanne Leleu

Jeanne Leleu

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jeanne Leleu (b. 29 December 1898, d. 11 March 1979) was a French pianist and composer. She was born in Saint-Mihiel and entered the Conservatoire de Paris at the age of nine, where she studied with Marguerite Long, Georges Caussade, Alfred Cortot and Charles-Marie Widor. With Genevi ve Durony, Leleu gave the premiere performance of Ravel's Ma m re l'oye in 1910. Ravel composed his Prelude for a Paris Conservatoire sight-reading competition in 1913 and Leleu won the prize. Her cantata Beatrix won the Prix de Rome in 1923. After completing her studies, Leleu took a position as professor at the Conservatoire. She died in Paris.
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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 122g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135788388
  • 9786135788389