Maurice Ravel Rank
About Maurice Ravel
Maurice Ravel was a celebrated French music composer who became a global icon in the 1920s. He’s best remembered for his 1928 work entitled, “Boléro”. His other notable works include “Pavane pour une infante défunte” and “Sonata for Violin and Cello”.
He’s considered as one of the early composers to have their works recorded. Most of his music was described as impressionism. The French musician was one of the founding members of the group known as Les Apaches, which was made up of poets, musicians, and writers.
- Pierre-Joseph Ravel (father)
- Marie Delouart (mother)
Ravel was trained at the famous Conservatoire de Paris.
The following are some awards received by the musician:
- Ordre de Léopold – 1926
- In 1921 he became a member of the Royal Philharmonic Society.
He was trained by some renowned composers including Charles-Wilfrid de Bériot, and Gabriel Fauré.
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The only love affair I have ever had was with music.Maurice Ravel
Maurice Ravel's Popularity
Maurice Ravel was a famous French composer, who was born on March 7, 1875. As a person born on this date, Maurice Ravel is listed in our database as the 33rd most popular celebrity for the day (March 7) and the 8th most popular for the year (1875).
People born on March 7 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Maurice Ravel is the 832nd most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Maurice Ravel's birthday, Maurice Ravel is the 128th most famous French.
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