Louis Vierne

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... read moreLouis Vierne (1870-1937) was a French composer and organist closely associated with the late Romantic tradition of Franck and Widor. Blind at birth, Vierne gained partial vision in childhood, but was extraordinarily gifted with musical abilities. He won praise for his organ playing, and he launched...

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Nocturne No. 3, Op. 35 (Live Recording)
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Symphony No. 6 In B Major (Finale), Op. 59
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Louis Vierne: 24 Pieces En Style Libre: Impromptu
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Louis Vierne: 24 Pieces En Style Libre: Preambule
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Louis Vierne: 24 Pieces En Style Libre: Choral
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Biography

Country Of origin: France

Eminent French organist and composer who became Widor's assistant at St. Sulpice (1892), and subsequently, in 1900, the organist at Notre Dame, where he remained until he died. Among his pupils were Nadia Boulanger and Marcel Dupr‚. ~ Mary K. Scanlan~ Rovi

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