Alain Louvier

(b. 1945)

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(b Paris, 1945).

Fr. composer and teacher. Last recipient of Grand Prix de Rome, 1968. Dir., Nat. Mus. Sch., Boulogne‐Billancourt 1972–85. Dir., Paris Cons. from 1986. Works incl. Hommage à Gauss, vn., orch. (1968); 4 Poèmes de Mallarmé, sop., narr., orch. (1968); Suite, chamber orch. (1977); Concerto for Orchestra, with elec. (1982); Clamavi, vc., perc. (1995); Missa de angelis, ch., 2 hn., perc. (1999); str. qt. (2000); Heptagone, fl., cl., hp., pf., vn., va., vc. (2004); Solistices, treble vv., pf. (2005); and many chamber works. Uses ondes Martenot and elec. in several of his comps.

Subjects: Music.

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