Find out more about the greatest 19th Century French Musicians, including Jeanne Calment, Claude Debussy, Camille Saint-Saëns, Maurice Ravel and Erik Satie.
Claude DebussyClaude Debussy

22 August 1862

Maurice RavelMaurice Ravel

07 March 1875

Erik SatieErik Satie

17 May 1866

Camille Saint-SaensCamille Saint-Saëns

09 October 1835

Louis-Hector BerliozHector Berlioz

11 December 1803

Georges BizetGeorges Bizet

25 October 1838

Gabriel FauréGabriel Fauré

12 May 1845

Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger

16 September 1887

Charles GounodCharles Gounod

17 June 1818

Paul DukasPaul Dukas

01 October 1865

Cesar FranckCesar Franck

10 December 1822

Jacques OffenbachJacques Offenbach

20 June 1819

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Tristan TzaraTristan Tzara

16 April 1896

Jules MassenetJules Massenet

12 May 1842

Darius MilhaudDarius Milhaud

04 September 1892

Léo DelibesLéo Delibes

21 February 1836

Charles-Valentin AlkanCharles-Valentin Alkan

30 November 1813

Lili BoulangerLili Boulanger

21 August 1893

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Ferdinand Walsin EsterhazyFerdinand Walsin Esterhazy

16 December 1847

Arthur HoneggerArthur Honegger

10 March 1892

Gabriel MarcelGabriel Marcel

07 December 1889

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn

09 August 1874

Cécile ChaminadeCécile Chaminade

08 August 1857

Charles-Marie WidorCharles-Marie Widor

21 February 1844

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Jacques IbertJacques Ibert

15 August 1890

Ernest ChaussonErnest Chausson

20 January 1855

Emmanuel ChabrierEmmanuel Chabrier

18 January 1841

Louis VierneLouis Vierne

08 October 1870

Alphonse AllaisAlphonse Allais

20 October 1854

Adolphe-Charles AdamAdolphe-Charles Adam

24 July 1803

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Pauline Garcia-ViardotPauline Garcia-Viardot

18 July 1821

Édouard LaloÉdouard Lalo

27 January 1823