Chant de Parthenope for Flute and Piano by Ginette Keller
French female composer Ginette Keller (1925 – 2010) studied at the Conservatoire de Paris with Nadia Boulanger, Tony Aubin and Olivier Messiaen. In 1951 her cantata “Et l’ Homme vit se les portes rouvrir” was awarded the Second Grand Prix de Rome. In 1966 she began teaching solfège at the Conservatoire de Paris, and later became Professor of Music Analysis at the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris in 1972. In addition to works for solo instruments and chamber music ensemble, Keller composed two operas based on libretti by Alain Germain.