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Editor: Edouard Deldevez

b. Paris, 31.5.1817 d. Paris, 6.11.1897

Teachers: for violin; Sudre (1823-5), Habeneck (at Paris Conservatoire, receiving instruction or guidance from 1825 till 1841). For counterpoint and composition; Reicha, Halévy, Berton.

Associates: Berlioz (who admired Deldevez's compositions), Gounod, Ambroise Thomas, Meyerbeer.

Biographer: see, G. Streletski: "Les schefs d'orchestre-violonists dans France du XIXe siècle". Ed. A. Penesco, Paris 1993 pp. 87-106. Also, E. Deldevez "Mes mémoires", Paris 1890.

Professional appointments: Member of Paris Opéra crchestra from 1833, and of the orchestra of the Société des Concerts du Conservatoire from 1839. Second conductor at the Opéra (1847-70, with Narcisse Giraud as principal conductor). Principal conductor at the Opéra, 1872-77, and Conductor of the Conservatoire Concerts, 1873-85. Professor of Conducting at the Paris Conservatoire, 1873-85 (the first to hold such a post). Deldevez continued to use a violin bow, rather than a baton, for conducting.

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Editions

Title Composer Work Publisher Publication No. Date
Adagio Zimmerman, [unknown] Violin Sonata no. 3 Richault 1857 View
Adagio de la sonate 1e Nardini, Pietro Violin Sonata in E flat Richault 1857 View
Adagio et Rondo Lolli, Antonio Sonata in C minor Richault 1857 View
Fragments de sonates op. 1 Gaviniés, Pierre Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Introduction et Gigue Corelli, Arcangelo Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Invenzione 5a Bonporti, Francesco Antonio Invenzioni Richault 1857 View
Pièces diverses Deldevez, Edouard Pièces diverses Richault 1857 View
Presto de la Sonate 3e Guerini, Francesco Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Solfèges du Conservatoire Martini, Jean-Paul-Gilles Solfèges du Conservatoire Richault 1857 View
Sonata 5e Locatelli, Pietro Antonio Violin Sonata in C minor Richault 1857 View
Sonate Cupis, Jean-Baptiste Violin Sonata in A major Richault 1857 View
Sonate 11e Porpora, Nicola Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 1e Geminiani, Francesco Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 1re Corelli, Arcangelo Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 1re Tartini, Giuseppe Violin Sonata in G minor Richault 1857 View
Sonate 1re Viotti, Giovanni Battista Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 2e Stamitz, Johann Violin Sonata in C major Richault 1857 View
Sonate 2e Gaviniés, Pierre Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 2e Pugnani, Gaetano Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 4e Mondonville, Jean-Joseph Cassanéa de Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 6e Leclair, Jean Marie Sonata 'Le tombeau' Richault 1857 View
Sonate 7e Corelli, Arcangelo Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 7e Nofieri, Jean-Baptiste Violin Sonata no. 7 Richault 1857 View
Sonate 8e Aubert, Jacques Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 9e Senaillé, Jean Baptiste Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Sonate 9e Somis, Giovanni Battista Violin Sonata Richault 1857 View
Thème varié Tartini, Giuseppe Violin Sonata in F major Richault 1857 View
Tinna nonna (Lullaby) Barbella, Emanuele Tinna nonna (Lullaby) Richault 1857 View