Paul BAZELAIRE'S BIOGRAPHY (to be continued)
Photo Below : Paul Bazelaire and his cello class at the Salle Gaveau.
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We will then contact you to hear about your impressions of your former teacher.
|From 1926 to 1956, nearly one out of every two cellists who received a 1st prize at the Paris Conservatory were students of Paul Bazelaire.|
Finally, With the exception of certain lapses or inaccuracies which we would be grateful that you correct and inform us thereof, the students of Paul Bazelaire are entitled to their own page on this website ; please click on the link :
- renovated and
codified the technique of his instrument.
-created in 1948 a
class of pedagogy at the Conservatory.
important treatises and books on the relationship between technique
- gives to the
modern French cello school such an immense impetus that students formed in
his class have carried his instruction throughout the world and
particularly in America, England, Brazil, Japan, Holland, Italy, Finland,
Belgium, Algeria, Greece, Switzerland, Poland, Rumania, Norway, Morocco ,
One can only name Pierre Fournier, Bernard Michelin, Reine Flachot, Guy Fallot, Roger Albin, Genevieve Martinet and so many others, all eminent virtuosos whose successes reflect back on their spiritual father.
souvenirs of Marianne HUNT, Professor at the Melbourne Conservatory and
those of Jean THIN, amateur cellist.
With this link, you can read the Lesson Notes of Paul COUTAN, student of Bazelaire between 1929 and 193