FONTYN: Piano Works
Label: Aulos MusiKado
Classical Periods: 20th Century
Composers: Jackqueline Fontyn
Performers: Daniel Blumenthal, Michael Hagemann, Philippe Terseleer, Piano Duo Shoko Hayashizaki, Robert Groslot
Jackqueline Fontyn (1930-)
* Robert Groslot - piano
** Philippe Terseleer - piano
***Piano Duo Shoko Hayashizaki - Michael Hagemann
****Robert Groslot and Daniel Blumenthal - piano
Jacqueline Fontyn was born in Antwerp on 27th December 1930. At the age of five she began to take piano lessons from Ignace Bolotine. She studied musical theory and composition in Brussels under Marcel Quinet. Her musical education continued in Paris with Max Deutsch and later in Vienna, where she studied conducting with Hans Swarowski. She graduated in composition at the Royal Chapel of Queen Elisabeth of Belgium.
She has won numerous international prizes and awards for her compositions.