Jean Cras

Jean Cras

  • Born
    22nd May 1879
  • Died
    14th September 1932
  • Birthplace
    Brest, France
Jean Émile Paul Cras was a 20th-century French composer and career naval officer. His musical compositions were inspired by his native Brittany, his travels to Africa, and most of all, by his sea voyages. As a naval commander he served with distinction in the Adriatic Campaign during World War I.