Albert Charles Paul Marie Roussel (French: [albɛːʁ ʁusɛl]; 5 April 1869 – 23 August 1937) was a French composer. He spent seven years as a midshipman, turned to music as an adult, and became one of the most prominent French composers of the interwar period. His early works were strongly influenced by the impressionism of Debussy and Ravel, while he later turned toward neoclassicism.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 5th, 1869 (Tourcoing), Died August 23rd, 1937 (Royan)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1937
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||CS-010503||12-in.||6/3/1937||Sinfonietta||Frank Black ; NBC String Symphony Orchestra||String orchestra||composer|
|Victor||CS-010504||12-in.||6/3/1937||Sinfonietta||Frank Black ; NBC String Symphony Orchestra||String orchestra||composer|
|Gramophone||CF2722||12-in.||1/14/1930||Prélude||Piero Coppola ; Orchestre symphonique du Gramophone||Orchestra||composer|
|Gramophone||CF2727||12-in.||1/15/1930||Sarabande||Piero Coppola ; Orchestre symphonique du Gramophone||Orchestra||composer|
|Gramophone||CF2728||12-in.||1/15/1930||Gigue||Piero Coppola ; Orchestre symphonique du Gramophone||Orchestra||composer|
|Gramophone||CF2729||12-in.||1/15/1930||Dance of the nymphs||Piero Coppola ; Orchestre symphonique du Gramophone||Orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Roussel, Albert," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103287.
Roussel, Albert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103287.
"Roussel, Albert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.
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