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|Also Known As:||Died:||March 20, 1992|
|Born:||March 12, 1925||Cause of Death:||short illness|
|Birth Place:||France||Profession:||Music ...|
RATE AND COMMENT
Conducted Darius Milhaud's score for "Scheherazade" at Avignon Festival
Commisioned by Jean Vilar for the music of his stage production, "La Mort de Danton" (date approximate)
Scored first short, Henri Lacoste's "Le Mystere du Quai Conti"
Scored over 20 short films
Served as musical director for a series of short films by Alain Resnais including "Toute la memoire du monde", "Le Mystere de l'atelier" and "Le Chant du styrene"
First feature as composer, Pierre Kast's "Le Bel Age"
Subject of Ken Russell TV documentary, "Don't Shoot the Composer"
First US film, John Huston's "A Walk with Love and Death"
Appeared as a conductor in Truffaut's "Two English Girls" (also wrote score)
Received Oscar for score to "A Little Romance"
Scored final film, Pierre Schoendoerfer's "Dien Bien Phu"
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