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Olivier Messiaen (1908–1992)

Olivier Messiaen was born on December 10, 1908 in Avignon, Vaucluse, France as Olivier Eugène Prosper Charles Messiaen. He was married to Yvonne Loriod and Claire Delbos. He died on April 27, 1992 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 83) in Paris, France

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The Revenant Soundtrack
The Dinner Soundtrack
7 Visiones del Amén Music Department
Memory of the Unknown Music Department


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 2018 The Favourite (writer: "Jésus Accepte La Souffrance (from La Nativité du Seigneur)", "Les Bergers (from La Nativité du Seigneur)")
 2017/I The Dinner (writer: "Quatuor Pour Le Fins Du Temps (Quartet for the End of Time)")
 2016 Mozart in the Jungle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Not Yet Titled (2016) ... (writer: "Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time): III. Abime des oiseaux (The Abyss of the Birds)", "Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time): I. Liturgie de cristal (Crystal Liturgy)", "Turangalîla-Symphonie - Movement 1: Introduction", "Quatuor pour la fin du temps III: Abime des oiseaux", "Quatuor pour la fin du temps - Louange à l'Éternité de Jésus", "Vingt regards sur l'enfant-Jésus", "Turangalîla-Symphonie X. Final. Modr" - uncredited)
 2016 Promises (Short) (writer: "Turangalîla-Symphonie, 6th Movement: Jardin du Sommeil d'Amour (Garden of Love's Sleep)")
 2015 The Revenant (writer: "Messiaen: Oraison")
 2015 Bitter Lake (Documentary) (writer: "Turangalila Symphony: 6. Jardin du sommeil d'amour" - uncredited)
 2014 Horse Money (writer: "Apparition de l'Église Éternelle")
 2007 The War (TV Mini Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes)
- A World Without War: March 1945 - September 1945 (2007) ... (writer: "Quartour pour la fin du temps")
- FUBAR: September 1944 - December 1944 (2007) ... (writer: "Quartour pour la fin du temps")
- Pride of Our Nation: June 1944 - August 1944 (2007) ... (writer: "Quartour pour la fin du temps")
 2005 Vingt regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus (TV Special) (music: "Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jésus")
 1992 Letter to Peter, on Saint François d'Assise by Olivier Messiaen (TV Movie documentary) ("Saint François d'Assise")
 1987 Punainen ruukku (TV Movie) (music: "Turangalîla-Symphonie")
 1983 Cuarteto para el fin del tiempo (Short) (writer: "Quatuor pour la fin du temps")
 1979 Cyprien Katsaris (TV Movie) (music: "Regard de l'Église d'Amour")
  Full House (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1973) (writer - 1 episode, 1973)
- Episode #1.19 (1973) ... (performer: "Amen of the Stars of the Ringed Planet (Amen No.2)", "Amen of Angels, Saints and Birdsong (Amen No.5)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Amen of the Stars of the Ringed Planet (Amen No.2)", "Amen of Angels, Saints and Birdsong (Amen No.5)" - uncredited)
 1965 Les grandes répétitions (TV Series documentary) (music - 2 episodes)
- Olivier Messiaen: Et expecto resurrectionem mortuorum, Chartres, le 19 Juin 1965 (1965) ... (music: "Et expecto resurrectionem mortuorum")
 1964 Le mime Marcel Marceau (writer: "Fête des belles eaux pour six ondes Martenot")
 1961 A Joyful Noise (TV Movie) (music: "Tres Petites Liturgies")
 1953 Adventures of Superman (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Unknown People: Part II (1953) ... (writer: "Turangalila-symphonie")
- The Evil Three (1953) ... (writer: "Turangalila-symphonie")
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French composer (contemporary music). He was the teacher of Pierre Boulez.

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