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Maurice Thiriet

Full name: Maurice Charles Thiriet
Gender: Male
Born: May 2, 1906 in Meulan, Yvelines, France
Died: September 28, 1972 in Puys, Unknown, France
Country: FRA France
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

French composer Maurice Thiriet received an Honorable Mention in the Art Competitions at the 1948 London Olympics for his work Le Serment de l’Athlete in the Music category, Compositions for Orchestra. He began composing at the age of only 13 years and was funded primarily by famous composer Maurice Ravel. Thiriet then studied in Paris and was best known for his more than 80 film scores. In addition, however, he also wrote orchestral works, songs, ballets and an opera.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 42 London Art Competitions Mixed Music, Compositions For Orchestra France FRA HM

Mixed Music, Compositions For Orchestra

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1948 Summer 42 London Art Competitions France Final Standings HM Le Serment de l'Athlete
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