Category Archives: Organist

Gabriel Fauré Quotes

Gabriel Fauré is widely considered one of France’s greatest composers, whose refined and gentle music influenced the course of modern French music. He served as president of the Paris Conservatory from 1905 to 1920. Advertisements

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Camille Saint-Saëns Quotes

Camille Saint-Saëns was a composer, pianist, and french organist of the nineteenth century, he was considered the “French Beethoven” in his lifetime. His best-known works include  the Second Piano Concerto (1868), Danse macabre (1874), the opera Samson and Delilah (1877), … Continue reading

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Johann Sebastian Bach’s Quotes

Johann Sebastian Bach, widely regarded as the greatest of all composers of music for Christian worship, was born in 1685 in Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany, into a family of distinguished musicians. “Where there is devotional music, God is always at hand … Continue reading

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Felix Mendelssohn Quotes

Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (February 3, 1809 – November 4, 1847) was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period. “Ever since I began to compose, I have remained true to my starting principle: not … Continue reading

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