18th March 1858
15th November 1936
Paul Fauchey was an organist, French pianist and composer.
Student of Camille Saint-Saëns, Massenet and Theodore Dubois, he won a First Prize of harmony at the Paris Conservatoire. Choirmaster of St. Thomas Aquinas, and organist in Saint-Roch in 1880 and Saint-Thomas-d’Aquin in 1890-1896.
Was professor of harmony at the Paris Conservatory, Head of singing and chorus master at the Société des Concerts du Conservatoire at the Théâtre-Lyrique and the Opéra-Comique.
He will lead his own orchestra that accompanied the films at Pathe cinema Theatre, 5 boulevard Montmartre.