Françoys Bernier Death
Françoys passed away on February 3, 1993 at the age of 65.
When did Françoys Bernier die?February 3, 1993
How old was Françoys Bernier when died?65
Françoys Bernier Birthday and Date of Death
Françoys Bernier was born on July 12, 1927 and died on February 3, 1993. Françoys was 65 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: July 12, 1927
Date of Death: February 3, 1993
Age at Death: 65
Françoys Bernier - Biography
Françoys Joseph Arthur Maurice Bernier (12 July 1927 – 3 February 1993) was a Canadian pianist, conductor, radio producer, arts administrator, and music educator. He served as the music director of the Montreal Festivals from 1956–1960 and was an active conductor and a producer for CBC Radio during the 1950s and early 1960s. He was the General Director of the Orchestre Symphonique de Québec from 1960–1966 and then the orchestra's Music Director from 1966-1968. He was also active as a teacher of conducting at a number of universities, notably serving as the first director of the Music Department at the University of Ottawa.