François Sudre

1787 - 1862

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Jean-François Sudre, also written Sudré (15 August 1787 – 3 October 1862), was a violinist, composer and music teacher who invented a musical language called la Langue musicale universelle or Solrésol. Sudre was born in Albi in southern France on 15 August 1787. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of François Sudre has received more than 8,234 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). François Sudre is the 1,019th most popular composer (down from 815th in 2019), the 3,624th most popular biography from France (down from 2,870th in 2019) and the 134th most popular French Composer.

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Among composers, François Sudre ranks 1,019 out of 1,228Before him are Johann Nepomuk David, Paul Whiteman, Ludwig Abeille, Luís de Freitas Branco, Emilio Arrieta, and Jean-Joseph Mouret. After him are Dario Marianelli, Ferde Grofé, Eduard Künneke, Henry Bishop, Jānis Ivanovs, and David Diamond.

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Among people born in 1787, François Sudre ranks 38Before him are Ramón Freire, Joaquín Mosquera, Andrés Quintana Roo, Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, John Richardson, and Thomas Say. After him are Sven Nilsson, Pedro Vélez, Samuel Cunard, Josef Ludwig von Armansperg, and John J. Crittenden. Among people deceased in 1862, François Sudre ranks 43Before him are Alexey Fyodorovich Orlov, José María Bocanegra, Felix de Muelenaere, Carlos Anaya, František Škroup, and Robert Knox. After him are Frederick Townsend Ward, Pedro Gual Escandón, and Charles Canning, 1st Earl Canning.

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In France

Among people born in France, François Sudre ranks 3,624 out of 5,234Before him are Michel Déon (1919), Alfred Moquin-Tandon (1804), Gaspard Ulliel (1984), Hélène Grimaud (1969), Jean-Joseph Mouret (1682), and Émile Champion (1879). After him are James Smithson (1765), Tignous (1957), Étienne Brûlé (1592), Rachida Dati (1965), André-Pierre Gignac (1985), and Colin Clive (1900).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, François Sudre ranks 134Before him are Napoléon Henri Reber (1807), Félicien David (1810), Louise Bertin (1805), Robert Planquette (1848), Jeanne Demessieux (1921), and Jean-Joseph Mouret (1682). After him are Tristan Murail (1947), Paul Vidal (1863), Bruno Coulais (1954), Pascal Dusapin (1955), and Ludovic Bource (1970).