Xavier Leroux - Europeana Collections
Xavier Henry Napoleón Leroux (October 11, 1863 – February 2, 1919) was a French composer.Leroux was the son of a military bandleader. He studied at the Paris Conservatory under Jules Massenet and Théodore Dubois, and won the Prix de Rome in 1885 with the cantata Endymion. From 1896 he taught harmony there. Notable students include Marc Delmas,...
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