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French composer Henri Dutilleux dies aged 97

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Henri Dutilleux, one of France's leading 20th century composers, has died on Wednesday in Paris at the age of 97, his family announced.

The internationally renowned Dutilleux, born in Angers in 1916, composed predominantly instrumental works ranging from symphonies, orchestral pieces, violin concertos and piano music.

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