Became known for her mastery of Franz Liszt and Erik Satie, both of whom she recorded extensively.
She was a student at the Paris Conservatory where she was given first prize in piano when she was 18.
She gave concerts around the world, earning the nickname the Ambassadress of the French piano.
Her family recognized her musical talents, and by 15, she was working with famed Conductor Ernest Ansermet.
She also mastered and recorded the works of Chopin, Grieg, and Sergei Rachmaninoff.