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Alexandre Dénéréaz

Full name: Alexandre Dénéréaz
Gender: Male
Born: July 31, 1875 in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
Died: July 25, 1947 in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Art Competitions


Alexandre Dénéréaz composed more than 130 musical works, including four symphonies, several symphonic poems; a piano, violin and cello concerto; string quartets, cantatas, choral works, organ and piano pieces, and songs. His best known publication was the book La musique et la vie intérieure, in which he described the history of the development of musical composition.

He first studied in Lausanne then moved to Dresden in 1892. Back in Lausanne in 1896 he became the organist at Saint-François Church, a position which he held until his death.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 52 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Music, Compositions For Orchestra Switzerland SUI AC

Mixed Music, Compositions For Orchestra

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 52 Amsterdam Art Competitions Switzerland Final Standings AC Le Cirque
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