- Richard Wigmore
( b Lyon, Sept 9, 1957). French pianist . He studied at the Paris Conservatoire, where he won four premiers prix, and continued his studies with Yvonne Loriod and Maria Curcio. Since winning first prize in the 1973 Messiaen Competition he has been closely asssociated with Messiaen's music, performing all of the composer's works for piano and making a widely praised recording of the ...