Award Winners Prix de Rome Winners List

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List of Prix de Rome winners from every year the award has been given out. All Prix de Rome winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Prix de Rome award are listed along with photos for every Prix de Rome winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Prix de Rome award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Prix de Rome are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Prix de Rome winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Prix de Rome winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Prix de Rome winners of all time. Anybody who won the Prix de Rome usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Prix de Rome-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Prix de Rome, so most of the famous Prix de Rome winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Prix de Rome?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use this factual list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. The list you're viewing has a variety of items, like Hector Berlioz and Théodore Ballu, in it. (10 items)
Alexandre Falguière is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Prix de Rome Winners List
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Jean Alexandre Joseph Falguière was a French sculptor and painter. ...more on Wikipedia

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Charles Garnier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Prix de Rome Winners List
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Jean-Louis Charles Garnier was a French architect, perhaps best known as the architect of the Palais Garnier and the Opéra de Monte-Carlo. ...more on Wikipedia

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Claude Debussy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Prix de Rome Winners List
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Claude-Achille Debussy was a French composer. Along with Maurice Ravel, he was one of the most prominent figures associated with Impressionist music, though he himself disliked the term when applied to his compositions. He was made Chevalier of the Legion of Honour in his native France in 1903. Debussy was among the most influential composers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and his use of non-traditional scales and chromaticism influenced many composers who followed. Debussy's music is noted for its sensory content and frequent usage of atonality. The prominent French literary style of his period was known as Symbolism, and this movement directly inspired Debussy both as a ...more on Wikipedia

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François Benoist was a French organist, composer, and pedagogue. Benoist was born in Nantes. He studied music at the Conservatoire de Paris and won the Prix de Rome in 1815 for his cantata Œnone. In 1819, he became organist and professor of organ at the Conservatoire; he held the latter post for half a century. His students included César Franck, Camille Saint-Saëns, Charles Lecocq, Georges Bizet, Louis Lefébure-Wely, Léo Delibes, and Adolphe Adam. See: List of music students by teacher: A to F#François Benoist. As composer, he was comparatively unimportant, but he wrote two operas, four ballets, one Requiem Mass, and numerous works for organ. He died in Paris. ...more on Wikipedia

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