Georges Auric

Georges Auric

  • Born: 15th February 1899
  • Died: 23rd July 1983
  • Birthplace: Lodève, France

Georges Auric was a French composer, born in Lodève, Hérault. He was an early film composer and considered one of Les Six, a group of artists informally associated with Jean Cocteau and Erik Satie. Before he turned 20 he had orchestrated and written incidental music for several ballets and stage productions.