Henri Dutilleux

1916 - 2013

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Henri Paul Julien Dutilleux (French: [ɑ̃ʁi dytijø]; 22 January 1916 – 22 May 2013) was a French composer of late 20th-century classical music. Among the leading French composers of his time, his work was rooted in the Impressionistic style of Debussy and Ravel, but in an idiosyncratic, individual style. Among his best known works are his early Flute Sonatine and Piano Sonata; concertos for cello, Tout un monde lointain... Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Dutilleux has received more than 298,038 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. Henri Dutilleux is the 304th most popular composer (up from 331st in 2019), the 1,387th most popular biography from France (up from 1,438th in 2019) and the 49th most popular French Composer.

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Among composers, Henri Dutilleux ranks 304 out of 1,451Before him are Joseph Lanner, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Josef Mysliveček, Klaus Schulze, Reynaldo Hahn, and Nikolai Myaskovsky. After him are Bernard Herrmann, Thomas Tallis, Clément Janequin, Cécile Chaminade, André Campra, and Evald Aav.

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Among people born in 1916, Henri Dutilleux ranks 56Before him are Jacque Fresco, Dino Risi, Ephraim Katzir, Alberto Ginastera, Rafael Caldera, and Consuelo Velázquez. After him are Hamani Diori, Glenn Ford, Saburō Sakai, Kristján Eldjárn, Richard Fleischer, and Carl Johan Bernadotte. Among people deceased in 2013, Henri Dutilleux ranks 61Before him are Tadeusz Mazowiecki, Gyula Horn, Ronald Dworkin, Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland, Hiroshi Yamauchi, and Pierre Mauroy. After him are Antoni Ramallets, J. J. Cale, Sara Montiel, Pedro Rocha, Joe Weider, and Kenneth G. Wilson.

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In France

Among people born in France, Henri Dutilleux ranks 1,387 out of 6,770Before him are Michel de Certeau (1925), Louise Moillon (1610), Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc (1580), Pierre Terrail, seigneur de Bayard (1476), Mistinguett (1875), and Raymond Radiguet (1903). After him are Louis Auguste, Duke of Maine (1670), Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont (1711), Bertrade de Montfort (1070), François d'Orléans, Prince of Joinville (1818), Vincent of Beauvais (1190), and Laurent Schwartz (1915).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Henri Dutilleux ranks 49Before him are Fromental Halévy (1799), Georges Auric (1899), Louis-Claude Daquin (1694), Rodolphe Kreutzer (1766), Jaufre Rudel (1125), and François-Adrien Boieldieu (1775). After him are Clément Janequin (1485), Cécile Chaminade (1857), André Campra (1660), Vincent d'Indy (1851), Gustave Charpentier (1860), and Louis Marchand (1669).