Philippot, Michel, 1925-1996 Edit


Agent Type


  • 1925-02-02 – 1996-07-28 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Philippot, Michel, 1925-1996
  • Philippot, Michel Paul (1925-1996)

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  • Biography/Historical Note

    Michel Paul Philippot was a French composer, mathematician, acoustician, musicologist, aesthetician, broadcaster, and educator.rom 1964 to 1972 he was in charge of music programs, then became a technical adviser to the Director General of Radio France and to the President of the Institut National de l'Audiovisuel. From 1969 to 1976 he also taught musicology and aesthetics at the Universities of Paris I and IV, and from 1970 was Professor of Composition at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris. In 1976 he moved to Brazil in order to create the department of music at the University of the State of São Paulo, as well as to take up a position as Professor at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. He returned to France and resumed his professorship at the Paris Conservatory until his retirement in 1990.