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Renée Morisset, O.C.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Renée Morisset, O.C. O.C. Québec
Honour Appointment Investiture
Officer of the Order of Canada June 24, 1985 October 30, 1985
Québec pianists, teachers and administrators with a vast following at home and around the world, they have contributed notably to Canada's musical life, particularly in promoting the works of Canadian composers commissioned especially for them and extensively participating in such organizations as the Québec Conservatories and Youth and Music Canada. (These are promotions within the Order).
Member of the Order of Canada June 22, 1981 April 21, 1982
The music of these Quebec City piano duettists has gained a large following, both in Canada and around the world. They have contributed to our country's musical life by attracting attention to the works of Canadian composers-works that were composed especially for them-and through their participation in various cultural organizations.
Deceased on May 2, 2009.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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