^ Back to Top
^ Back to Discography
Classical Music Home

The World's Leading Classical Music Group

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?
Keyword Search
in
 

ANNETTE HAAS-HAMBURGER

Annette Haas-Hamburger was a French concert pianist. Her husband was professor Jean Hamburger (1909–1992), Member of the Académie Française, and her son was the singer-songwriter Michel Berger (1947–1992), who was married to singer France Gall. Annette Haas-Hamburger was the daughter of a Geneva-based Jewish jeweller who composed and played the violin. Her mother was an accomplished pianist. In her youth, Annette Haas-Hamburger lived upstairs from Poulenc in the same Paris apartment block, and as they were both accomplished pianists, they regularly played together. This connection to Poulenc eventually led to her performing many of his solo piano works and recording his Piano Concerto. She studied at the Paris Conservatoire with Marguerite Long. She was also a soloist at the Concerts Colonne and Concerts Pasdeloup. She frequently appeared in concert with singers Mady Mesplé and Jane Rhodes. At the beginning of the 1950s she founded l’Aurora, an organization for the promotion and discovery of young talents. In 1971 she was one of the founders of Conservatoire Européen de Musique de Paris.

Role: Classical Artist 
Album Title  Catalogue No  Work Category 





 
 
 View Albums
 
 




 Tell a Friend |  Bookmark this page Digg It |  Bookmark this page Del.icio.us. |  Add to Facebook Facebook |  FURL FURL |  Add to MySpace MySpace |  Stumbleupon StumbleUpon |  Twitter Twitter

Famous Composers Quick Link:
Bach | Beethoven | Chopin | Dowland | Handel | Haydn | Mozart | Glazunov | Schumann | R Strauss | Vivaldi
1:05:38 AM, 1 August 2014
All Naxos Historical, Naxos Classical Archives, Naxos Jazz, Folk and Rock Legends and Naxos Nostalgia titles are not available in the United States and some titles may not be available in Australia and Singapore because these countries have copyright laws that provide or may provide for terms of protection for sound recordings that differ from the rest of the world.
Copyright © 2014 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.     Terms of Use     Privacy Policy
-212-
Classical Music Home
NOTICE: This site was unavailable for several hours on Saturday, June 25th 2011 due to some unexpected but essential maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience.