12 June 1897
Łódź, Łódzkie, Poland
15 November 1986 (aged 89)
Alexandre Tansman (June 12, 1897 – November 15, 1986) was a prolific composer and virtuoso pianist. He spent his early years in his native Poland, but lived in France for most of his life. His music is primarily neoclassical, drawing on his Polish and Jewish heritage as well as his French musical influences.
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