Historical records matching Roger Marie Leon Joseph Bricoux
About Roger Marie Leon Joseph Bricoux
Before joining the Titanic he lived at 5 Place du Lion d’Or, Lille, France. He and and Pianist Theodore Brailey had served on the Cunard steamer Carpathia before joining the White Star Line.
Roger Marie Bricoux was born in Cosne-sur-Loire, France, on June 1, 1891. He was the son of a musician and educated in Italy, where, for his ability as a cellist, he won first prize at the Conservatory of Bologna. He studied at the Paris Conservatory and in 1910 moved to England, playing with the orchestra in the Grand Central Hotel in Leeds. In 1911, he moved to France and was recruited to play on the RMS Carpathia (where he actually met and befriended future fellow Titanic band member Theodore Brailey) and then on the Titanic. His body was never - See more at: http://www.titanicuniverse.com/titanic-band-members/2927#sthash.Gu8s2JHI.dpuf