Date Fact Information
February 1926 Last recital on the house organ of Guilmant in the Villa Guilmant in Meudon by Marcel Dupré  
26-03-1927 Soirée d'Inauguration of the Guilmant house organ in Villa Dupré in Meudon  
02-07-1931 Death of Charles Quef (1873-1931) in Lille, France Quef succeeded Guilmant as organist of Sainte-Trinité in 1900
12-03-1937 Memorial concert for Guilmants 100st birthday by pupils of Guilmant at Sainte-Trinité, Paris  
12-03-1937 Death of Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) in Paris Widor has been one of the most important colleagues of Guilmant.
02-06-1937 Death of Louis Vierne (1870-1937) in Paris Vierne died of a heart attack during his 1750th performance at the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris
03-11-1939 Death of Charles Tournemire in Arcachou Charles Tournemire succeeded César Franck as organist at Sainte-Clotilde in Paris in 1890
11-11-1943 Death of André Pirro in Paris Pirro was a musicologist and teacher of the Schola Cantorum. In collaboration with Guilmant he published the 'Archives des Maîtres de l'Orgue' in ten volumes
02-08-1944 Death of Joseph Bonnet in Québec, Canada Joseph Bonnet was a pupil of Guilmant and Vierne. He became organist of the Église Saint-Eustache in Paris in 1906
20-07-1950 Death of Charles Albert Riemenschneider, Akron, Ohio (USA) Pupil of Guilmant, organist in Cleveland and teacher at the Baldwin-Wallace College
15-07-1962 Death of Edwin Arthur Kraft, Cleveland, Ohio (USA) Pupil of Guilmant, organist at Trinity Cathedral, Cleveland
17-04-2004 Start of this Guilmant website Piet Bron in Oss, the Netherlands, decided to start a new website dedicated to Félix-Alexandre Guilmant
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