Uyttenhove, Yolande

Yolande Uyttenhove (1925–2000), BelgiumYolande_Uyttenhove

Composer and pianist. Trained at the Brussels Conservatory and the Royal Academy of Music, London. She founded a music school in 1972 in Braine-l’Alleud, where she was headmistress until 1990. She composed more than 200 pieces for voice, for solo instrument, and for chamber ensemble. She also wrote textbooks: Méthode de piano and Recueil de dictées atonales.