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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 »

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(age 83) in Paris, France

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Known For

The Revenant
The Revenant Soundtrack
(2015)
The Dinner
The Dinner Soundtrack
(2017)
7 Visiones del Amén
7 Visiones del Amén Music Department
(2013)
Memory of the Unknown
Memory of the Unknown Music Department
(1996)

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 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)
 2015 The Revenant (writer: "Messiaen: Oraison")
 2014 Cavalo Dinheiro (writer: "Apparition de l'Église Éternelle")
 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) (performer - 1 episode, 1973) (writer - 1 episode, 1973)
- Episode dated 17 March 1973 (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")
 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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Alternate Names:

Olivier Messian
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Trivia:

French composer (contemporary music). He was the teacher of Pierre Boulez.

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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