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date: 22 February 2019

Fauré, Gabriel (Urbain) (b Pamiers, Ariège, 12 May 1845; d Paris, 4 Nov. 1924). French composer. 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Music
Author(s):
Robert OrledgeRobert Orledge

He trained as a church musician at the École Niedermeyer in Paris (1854–65), and his study of plainchant and modal harmony considerably influenced his later compositions. He was introduced to contemporary music through the piano classes of ... ...

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