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Maurice Ravel (1875–1937)

Maurice Ravel was born on March 7, 1875 in Ciboure, France as Joseph-Maurice Ravel. He died on December 28, 1937 in Paris, France. See full bio »

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(age 62) in Paris, France

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 2014 Magic in the Moonlight (writer: "Boléro")
 2010-2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Week 10: The Grand Final (2014) ... (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.24 (2010) ... (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 2013 Cheatin' (writer: "Bolero")
 2013 The Vision of Paolo Soleri: Prophet in the Desert (Documentary) (writer: "Ravel: Piano Concerto in G 2nd Movement Adiago Assai")
 2013 Lorin Maazel trifft Alice Sara Ott (TV Special) (music: "Piano Concerto in G major", "La Valse")
 2013 The Immigrant (writer: "Ma Mere L'Oye")
 2013 Molanders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Elevuppvisningen (2013) ... (writer: "Pavane pour une infante défunte")
 2012 The Dark Knight Rises (writer: "Pavane pour une infante défunte")
 2012 It's a Disaster (writer: "Bolero")
 2012 La Valse (Short) (music: "La valse")
 2012 57th Annual Young Musicians Foundation Gala (TV Special) (music: "La Valse")
 2012 Monotoni (Short) (music: "Boléro")
 2012 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.4 (2012) ... (writer: "Bolero")
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Cançons per seduir (2012) ... (writer: "Bolero")
 2012 Video 4 (Short) (writer: "Boléro")
 2011 The Broken Tower (writer: "Bolero")
 2010 The IT Crowd (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Something Happened (2010) ... (music: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 2010 Reptilian (Short) (writer: "Bolero")
 2010 Day & Night (Short) (writer: "Pavane pour une infante défunte")
 2010 Lights Out (writer: "Gaspard de la nuit")
 2010 Biutiful (writer: "Ravel: 2. Adagio Assai (Piano Concerto in G)")
 2010 Nodame Cantabile: The Movie II (music: "Piano Concerto in G minor" - as Ravel)
 2010 Dancing on Ice Friday (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (2010) ... (writer: "Boléro")
 2010 Kinshasa Symphony (Documentary) ("Bolero")
 2009 Transmissions (writer: "Bolero")
 2009 Memory of Love (writer: "Pavane pour une infante défunte")
 2009 Neuilly sa mère! (writer: "Boléro")
 2009 Make Me Young: Youth Knows No Pain (Documentary) (writer: "Bolero")
 2009 No Love in the City (music: "Bolero")
 2009 An Education (writer: "Introduction et allegro")
 2009 The Missing Person (writer: "Adagio Assai")
 2008 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Round 2 (2008) ... (music: "Bólero" - uncredited)
 2008 Pavane (Short) (writer: "Pavane pour une infant defunte")
 2008 Kissing Paris (writer: "La Vallée Des Cloches", "Une Barque Sur L'Ocean", "Oiseaux Tristes")
 2008 Edge Play (Short) (music: "Sonata pour violon et violoncelle: 1. Allegro")
 2008 Adagio sostenuto ("Bolero")
 2007 La passion boléro (Documentary) (music: "Boléro")
 2007 Hotel Chevalier (Short) (writer: "Pavane pour une infante défunte - for Piano")
 2007 Yaneura no sanposha (music: "Pavane pour une infante défunte" - uncredited)
 2007 Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Maurice Ravel: Boléro ... (writer: "Boléro")
 2007 Autism: The Musical (Documentary) (writer: "Bolero")
 2007 Last of the Romantics (writer: "Pavane Pour Une Enfante")
 2006 Cashback (writer: "Bolero")
 2006 Torvill & Dean's Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Grand Finale (2006) ... (writer: "Bolero")
 2006 Martha Argerich spielt Schumann (TV Movie) (arranger: "4 Pieces from Carnaval, op. 9")
 2006 Doctor Who (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Impossible Planet (2006) ... (writer: "Boléro" (1928))
 2006 Vitus (writer: "Alborada del gracioso")
 2006 Who Was Kafka? ("Hebraisches Lied / Chanson hébraïque" (1910))
 2005 Ballero (Short) (music: "Boléro")
 2005 I'm Going to Tell You a Secret (Documentary) (writer: "Rapsodie Espagnole")
 2005 Imagine Me & You (writer: "Bolero")
 2004 Tu la conosci Claudia? (writer: "Boléro")
 2004 Kings & Queen (writer: "Pavane pour une Infante défunte")
 2004 L'enfant et les sortilèges (music: "L'Enfant et les sortilèges (1925)")
 2004 Cashback (Short) (writer: "Bolero")
 2004 The 7th Day (writer: "La valse")
 2004 Super Size Me (Documentary) (writer: "La Valse" - uncredited)
 2004 Ma mère l'oye (Short) (music: "Ma mère l'Oye")
 2003 Singing Behind Screens (writer: "L'enfant et les sortilèges" - "Oh! Ma tête!", "Musique d'insectes, de rainettes, etc.", "Danse des rainettes")
 2003 Futurama (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Devil's Hands Are Idle Playthings (2003) ... (writer: "Boléro")
 2003 Europa-Konzert (TV Special) (music: "Le Tombeau de Couperin")
 2003 Basic (writer: "Bolero")
 2002 Barend en Van Dorp (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 December 2002 (2002) ... (writer: "Bolero")
 2002 The New Guy (writer: "Bolero")
 2002 The Strip (TV Series) (writer: "Bolero")
 2001 The Royal Tenenbaums (writer: "String Quartet in F Major" (Second Movement))
 2001 On the Edge (writer: "La Valse", "Pavane pour une infante défunte")
 2001 Gandor: The Hunt for the Nirdala (Documentary short) (writer: "Bolero")
 2001 The Deep End (writer: "En Forme de Habanera")
 2001 Save the Last Dance ("Concerto in G for Piano and Orchestra")
 2000 Dejimon adobenchâ - Bokura no wô gêmu! (Short) (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 2000 The Closer You Get (writer: "Bolero")
 2000 Aleph, lectures contades (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- José Agustín Goytisolo (2000) ... (writer: "Bolero")
 1999 Any Given Sunday (writer: "Excerpts from 'PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION'")
 1999 Kimberly (writer: "Pavane")
 1998-1999 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Die falsche Gräfin (1999) ... (writer: "Boléro")
- Juttas großer Tag (1998) ... (writer: "Boléro")
 1999 Dejimon adobenchâ (Short) (writer: "Boléro" (1928) - uncredited)
 1997 An American Werewolf in Paris (writer: "Daphnis and Chloe")
 1997 Paradise Road (writer: "Bolero")
 1997 Hamish Macbeth (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Honourable Policeman (1997) ... (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1996 Suzanne Farrell: Elusive Muse (Documentary) (music: "Tzigane")
 1996 Autsch!!! (writer: "Bolero")
 1996 My Sex Life... or How I Got Into an Argument (writer: "Daphnis et Chloé")
 1996 Lukas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Liebe und andere Krankheiten (1996) ... (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1995 Atlanta Symphony Golden Anniversary (TV Movie documentary) ("Daphnis et Chloe" (Suite No. 2))
 1994 Master i Margarita ("Bolero")
 1994 Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey (Documentary) (writer: "Kaddish")
 1993 Marienhof (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Georgette auf Achse (1993) ... (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
- Manfreds Leid (1993) ... (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1993 Bolero (Short) (music: "Boléro")
 1993 Wittgenstein (writer: "Concerto pour La Main Gauche")
 1992 Un Coeur en Hiver ("Musique extraite des Sonates et Trio")
 1990 Missing Persons (TV Movie) (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1990 Graffiti Bridge (writer: "Introduction And Allegro")
 1988 Rough Ranger (Video Game) (writer: "Boléro")
 1987 Numéro spécial (Short) (music: "Boléro")
 1987 Lorca, muerte de un poeta (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- La residencia (1918-1923) (1987) ... (writer: "Ma mère l'oyé")
- Impresiones y paisajes (1903-1918) (1987) ... (writer: "Ma mère l'oyé")
 1987 Ravel (TV Movie documentary) (music: "Boléro")
 1986 Anne Trister (writer: "Kaddish")
 1986 Prison Ship (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1985 Rodeo! (Video) (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1985 Rouge-gorge (writer: "La Rhapsodie espagnole")
 1985 Nineteen Nineteen (music: "Le Gibet", "Oiseaux Tristes" - uncredited)
 1983 Endless Lust (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1983 El Sur (writer: "String Quartet in F Major")
 1983 The Hunger (as Ravel, "Le Gibet")
 1982 Impressions de France (Short) (writer: "Lever du jour")
 1982 A Letter to Freddy Buache (Documentary short) (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1982 Dulces horas (writer: "La Vals" (extract))
 1981 Dallas Schoolgirls (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1981 Oxalá (writer: "Concerto em Sol para Piano" (Adaggio))
 1981 Ring of Desire (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1981 Bolero (music: "Boléro")
 1980 M*A*S*H (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Morale Victory (1980) ... (writer: "Piano Concerto for the Left Hand")
 1980 Afternoon Delights (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1979 10 (music: "Boléro")
 1979 Stalker (writer: "Bolero")
 1979 Bassie en Adriaan en het geheim van de sleutel (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Een luie vakantie (1979) ... (writer: "Bolero")
 1978 People (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1977 Virgin Dreams (writer: "Rapsodie espagnole" - uncredited)
 1977 Jabberwocky (as M.Ravel, "The Great Gate Of Kiev")
 1976 El mundo de Gaudí (Documentary short) (writer: "Cadence & Cascade")
 1976 The Girls in the Band (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1976 Call Me Angel, Sir (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1976 For Love of Money (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1976 Hollywood She-Wolves (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1976 Allegro non troppo (writer: "Boléro")
 1976 The Unanswered Question: Six Talks at Harvard (TV Mini-Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Twentieth Century Crisis (1976) ... (music: "Rhapsodie Espagnole (fourth movement)")
 1974 Angel Number 9 (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1973 The Bolero (Short documentary) (writer: "Boléro")
 1973 Full House (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 February 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Introduction and Allegro" - uncredited)
 1972 The Sensualists (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1971 Ole! (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1971 La maison des bois (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1971) ... ("Trois beaux oiseaux de paradis")
- Episode #1.1 (1971) ... ("Trois beaux oiseaux de paradis")
 1971 Love Making U.S.A. (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1971 Twin Brothers (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1970 I Want You! (writer: "Boléro" - uncredited)
 1967 Bolero (Short) (music: "Boléro")
  New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series) (music - 4 episodes, 1958 - 1963) (arranger - 1 episode, 1966)
- Young Performers - No. 7: Pictures at an Exhibition (1966) ... (arranger: "Pictures at an Exhibition" (orchestral version) (excerpt), "Pictures at an Exhibition" (excerpt) (orchestral version))
- Young Performers - No. 5 (1963) ... (music: "Introduction and Allegro")
- What Is Impressionism? (1961) ... (music: "Daphnis and Chloe: Final Dance")
- What Is Orchestration? (1958) ... (music: "Bolero")
- What Does Music Mean? (1958) ... (music: "La Valse")
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Mirror's New (1965) ... (writer: "Bolero")
- It's Up to the Lady (1965) ... (writer: "Bolero")
 1963 An Evening with the Royal Ballet (Documentary) (writer: "La Valse")
 1962 Charles Munch and the Boston Symphony Orchestra (TV Movie) (music: "Daphnis and Chloe: Suite No. 2")
 1962 Thé a la menthe (Short) (music: "Pavane pour une infante défunte")
 1961 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Barney on the Rebound (1961) ... (music: "Valse Nobles et Sentimentales" - uncredited)
 1959 The Infinite Variety of Music (TV Movie) (music: "Daphnis and Chloe: Suite No. 2" (opening))
 1957 El bolero de Raquel ("Bolero")
 1956 La faraona (writer: "Bolero")
 1954 The Liberace Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Great Personalities (1954) ... (writer: "The Minuet Antique" - uncredited)
 1951 Premiere (TV Movie) (music: "La Valse")
 1941 Sunny (writer: "Bolero")
 1941 Puolustusvoimain katsaus 10 (Documentary short) (writer: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1939 Dog Gone Modern (Short) (music: "Bolero" - uncredited)
 1936 One in a Million (music: "Bolero")
 1934 Bolero (writer: "Boléro")
 1931 Limite (writer: "String quartet in F major" (1903))
 1930 Soup to Nuts (writer: "Bolero" (1928) - uncredited)
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Earl Carroll's Vanities (1931). Musical revue. Music by Burton Lane. Book by Ralph Spence and Eddie Welch. Lyrics by Harold Adamson. Musical Director: Ray Cavanaugh. Music orchestrated by Domenico Savino. Additional music by Cliff Friend, Raymond Klages, Jack Meskill, Vincent Rose, Maurice Ravel and Hyman Grossman. Featuring ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

M. Ravel

Height:

5' (1.52 m)
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Personal Quote:

(When asked by George Gershwin to take him on as a pupil) "If I do, you will become second-class Ravel. Better that you remain first-class Gershwin."

Trivia:

He is by far the most financially successful composer that France has ever produced. His music still brings in several million dollars a year in royalties. See more »

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