- Christiane Spieth-Weissenbacher
(b Rennes, Feb 28, 1888; d Paris, July 17, 1965). French conductor. After studying the violin and the piano at the Rennes Conservatoire, he entered the Paris Conservatoire in 1905, where his teachers included Xavier Leroux, André Gédalge and Paul Vidal. He was appointed chorus master in the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in ...