Jean-Michel Andŕe Jarre (born August 24, 1948) is a French composer, performer and record producer.
Early life[change | change source]
Jarre was born in Lyon to Francette Pejot and Maurice Jarre.
Influences[change | change source]
Jarre stated composers like Michel Legrand, John Barry, Serge Gainsbourg, Ennio Morricone, Maurice Jarre, Arthur Honegger, Franz Waxman, Miklós Róza, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Richard Wagner, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Max Steiner, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Richard Strauss as influences.