Tailleferre, Germaine (Marcelle)
- Robert Orledge
(b Parc-St-Maur, nr Paris, April 19, 1892; d Paris, Nov 7, 1983). French composer. Despite her father’s opposition and her equal skills in art she entered the Paris Conservatoire in 1904, her formative studies being undertaken with Eva Sautereau-Meyer. As a pianist prodigy with an amazing memory she won numerous prizes, and in ...