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Alexandre Guilmant

Félix-Alexandre Guilmant (French: [gilmɑ̃]; 12 March 1837 – 29 March 1911) was a French organist and composer. He was the organist of La Trinité from 1871 until 1901. A noted pedagogue, performer, and improviser, Guilmant helped found the Schola Cantorum de Paris. He was appointed as Professor of Organ at the Paris Conservatoire in 1896.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 12th, 1837 (Boulogne-sur-Mer), Died March 29th, 1911 (Meudon)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-60605 10-in. Feb. 1931 Ave Maris Stella Raimundo Moreau Pipe organ solo composer  
Victor CS-04005 12-in. 1/10/1937 Sonatina Charles M. Courboin Organ solo arranger  
Columbia 37413 12-in. 9/30/1915 Grand choeur in A Gatty Sellars Organ solo composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guilmant, Alexandre," accessed July 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102841.

Guilmant, Alexandre. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102841.

"Guilmant, Alexandre." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102841

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