Edmond Dédé (1827-1903) was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. Savings and the help of friends led him to study in Europe. Jacques-Francois Halevy was an instructor at the Paris Conservatory of Music. He finished his studies, moved to Bordeaux, France, married, and remained in France until his death.
Dede, Edmond (1827-1901)
Biographical sketch focuses on his move to France. Includes Naxos discography.
Edmond Dede (1827-1903)
The life and music an African American composer, conductor and "Creole Romantic" who fled racism in New Orleans and lived in exile in France.
French Creoles | Edmonde Dede
Illustrated biography from frenchcreoles.com growing out of his New Orleans roots.
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