Quotes by Pierre Schaeffer

About Pierre Schaeffer:

Pierre Henri Marie Schaeffer was a French composer, writer, broadcaster, engineer, musicologist and acoustician. His innovative work in both the sciences—particularly communications and acoustics—and the various arts of music, literature and radio presentation after the end of World War II, as well as his anti-nuclear activism and cultural criticism garnered him widespread recognition in his lifetime.

Author Bio

  • NamePierre Schaeffer
  • DescriptionFrench musicologist
  • BornAugust 14, 1910
  • DiedAugust 19, 1995
  • CountryFrance
  • ProfessionComposer; Radio Host; Engineer; Musicologist; Music Educator; Music Theorist