Composer: Henri-Paul Busser
Dates: 16 January 1872 – 30 December 1973
Title of Piece: Les Ecureuils
Brief Biography: Busser composed a wide range of music including operas. His compositional style was sophisticated with finely crafted orchestration yet he remained faithful to 19th Century French musical traditions. Busser also conducted the early electrical recording of Gounod’s Faust for HMV.