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Legrand, Michel, 1932-2019

LC control no.n 82004250
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationML410.L416 Biography
Personal name headingLegrand, Michel, 1932-2019
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Variant(s)Legrand, Michel, 1932-
Legrand, Michel Jean, 1932-2019
See alsoCorporate body: Michel Legrand Orchestra
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Birth date1932-02-24
Death date2019-01-26
Place of birth20e Arrondissement (Paris, France)
Place of deathParis (France)
Field of activityComposition (Music) Arrangement (Music) Conducting Motion picture music Popular music Piano music
Profession or occupationComposers Conductors (Music) Arrangers (Musicians) Pianists
Found inPorcelaine de saxe, c1956.
New Grove (Legrand, Michel; b. Feb. 24, 1932, Paris; French composer & conductor)
New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 28, 2019 (in obituary published Jan. 26: Michel Legrand; b. Michel Jean Legrand, Feb. 24, 1932, Bécon-les-Bruyères, a suburb of Paris; d. Saturday [Jan. 26, 2019], aged 86; invariably romantic pianist, arranger and composer of hundreds of film scores and songs that have became pop hits and love anthems, died on Saturday. He was 86)
French Wikipedia, viewed Jan. 28, 2019 (Michel Legrand, b. Feb. 24, 1932, Paris 20e, in the Ménilmontant neighborhood; certain sources indicate that he was born in Bécon les Bruyères, but his birth certificate was issued in Paris; d. Jan. 26, 2019, Paris)
Associated languagefre eng
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