François de Roubaix
Date of Birth
Apr 03, 1939
Birth Place:
Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France

Biography

Composer François de Roubaix was born on April 3, 1939, in Neuilly-sur-Seine. He didn't receive any formal musical education but he became interested in jazz from the age of 15. With his friends, he formed a band where he played trombone by ear. At the same time he learned about the craft of filmmaking working for his father, Paul de Roubaix, producer of educational films. While the young de...