- Pierre Meylan
- and Chris Walton
(b Aigle, Sept 20, 1866; d Lausanne, April 19, 1943). Swiss composer and conductor. From 1885 to 1887 he studied with Joachim in Berlin, then went to Paris to study composition with Théodore Dubois and Massenet. There he was appointed second conductor for the Concerts d’Harcourt, and conductor of the Société Nationale's concerts. He conducted the first performance of his friend Debussy’s ...