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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 12, 1837 (Boulogne-sur-Mer), Died March 29, 1911 (Meudon)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger

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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  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guilmant, Alexandre," accessed May 26, 2024,

Guilmant, Alexandre. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 26, 2024, from

"Guilmant, Alexandre." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 26 May 2024.

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