Louis studied at the Paris Conservatoire from the age of ten, under Antoine Marmontel (piano), Ambroise Thomas (composition) and François Benoist (organ). After his graduation in 1861 he taught piano and gave regularly concerts, touring with Pablo de Sarasate. In 1887 he succeeded Marmontel as professor at the Conservatoire, where he continued to compose, teach and perform.
Tchaikovsky's works dedicated to Louis Diémer:
Tchaikovsky's correspondence with Louis Diémer:
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