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Marcel Tournier

Marcel Tournier is one of the relatively few essential composers who had been also virtuoso harpists. And in addition, his output is certainly dominated with the harp, though he do create choral and stage functions, and also other instrumental compositions, including chamber and piano parts. Tournier’s music is basically Impressionistic, …

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Henri (Gustave) Casadesus

Casadesus, an associate of a France family of music artists, studied on the Paris Conservatoire and won the initial award in 1899 for viola. Furthermore to composing, he founded the Société des Musical instruments Anciens Casadesus in 1901 in cooperation with Saint-Saëns. He also had written a treatise and research …

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