COMPOSER

Darius Milhaud

1892 - 1974

Darius Milhaud

Darius Milhaud (French: [daʁjys mijo]; 4 September 1892 – 22 June 1974) was a French composer, conductor, and teacher. He was a member of Les Six—also known as The Group of Six—and one of the most prolific composers of the 20th century. His compositions are influenced by jazz and Brazilian music and make extensive use of polytonality. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Darius Milhaud has received more than 317,317 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 140th most popular composer.

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  • 65.18

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  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Darius Milhaud ranks 140 out of 1,008Before him are Daniel Auber, George Enescu, Giovanni Gabrieli, Pérotin, Franz von Suppé, and Ottorino Respighi. After him are Maurice Jarre, Émile Jaques-Dalcroze, Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle, Johann Ambrosius Bach, and Édouard Lalo.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1892, Darius Milhaud ranks 27Before him are Arthur Honegger, Ferdinand Schörner, George Paget Thomson, Gregor Strasser, Edward Victor Appleton, and Mátyás Rákosi. After him are Erhard Milch, Marina Tsvetaeva, Ernst Lubitsch, Arthur Friedenreich, Erwin Panofsky, and Stefan Banach. Among people deceased in 1974, Darius Milhaud ranks 18Before him are Amin al-Husseini, Baldur von Schirach, Imre Lakatos, Duke Ellington, Erich Kästner, and Jacob L. Moreno. After him are Miguel Ángel Asturias, Julius Evola, David Oistrakh, Otto Strasser, Patrick Blackett, and Peng Dehuai.

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In France

Among people born in France, Darius Milhaud ranks 605 out of 4,109Before him are Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine (1712), Joseph Joffre (1852), Syagrius (430), Charles, Duke of Orléans (1394), Carlos Gardel (1890), and Bernard Arnault (1949). After him are Maurice Jarre (1924), Lucien Febvre (1878), François Jacob (1920), Louis Renault (1843), Thomas Bangalter (1), and Alfred Jarry (1873).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Darius Milhaud ranks 24Before him are Jules Massenet (1842), Francis Poulenc (1899), Michel Legrand (1932), Pierre Boulez (1925), Daniel Auber (1782), and Pérotin (1160). After him are Maurice Jarre (1924), Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (1760), Édouard Lalo (1823), Paul Dukas (1865), Philippe de Vitry (1291), and Léonin (1135).

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