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Marcel Moyse

(1889—1984)


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(b Saint-Amour, Jura, 1889; d Brattleboro, Vermont, 1984). Fr. flautist and teacher. Prin. fl. in several Paris orchs. Prof. of fl., Paris Cons. 1932–49. Went to USA 1949 and with Rudolf Serkin and others organized Marlboro Fest. at Brattleboro. Gave master classes in Switz. and Japan. Cond. Mozart and Dvořák in NY at age of 92. Wrote studies for fl. and compiled a manual.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

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