- Category : Entertain-Music-Composer/Arranger
- Type : GP
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Small (20,33,48)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Laws 4
French composer of the famous "Poem for Violin and Orchestra." He studied law, then entered the Paris Conservatoire in 1880 and left to become the student of Cesar Franck 1880-1883. Independently wealthy, he was active in the organization of Societe Nationale de Musique and from 1889 was its secretary.
His reputation is greatest for chamber music and his most noted works are: "Symphony in B-flat major" released in 1890 and "Poeme for violin and orchestra" in 1896.
Chausson was killed in a bicycle accident 6/10/1899, Limay, France.