Quantcast
peoplepill id: francois-couperin-the-elder
FCTE
1 views today
1 views this week
François Couperin the elder

François Couperin the elder

French harpsichordist, organist and viol player
François Couperin the elder
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro French harpsichordist, organist and viol player
Was Musician Composer Harpsichordist Organist Violist
From France
Type Music
Gender male
Birth 1631, Chaumes-en-Brie, France
Death 1701, Paris, France (aged 70 years)
Family
Father: Charles Couperin the older
Siblings: Élisabeth CouperinLouis CouperinCharles Couperin
Children: Marguerite-Louise CouperinNicolas CouperinMarie-Anne Couperin
Instruments:
Organ
The details

Biography

François Couperin I (Le Châtelet-en-Brie, vers 1630 - París, 1708), fou un organista i clavicembalista francès, dels primers de la (nissaga de músics) Couperin, junt amb els seus germans Charles i Louis, estudià amb Chambonnières el qual els portà a París on acabà de perfeccionar-los en l'art musical.

Fou un executant notable, com demostrà en diverses esglésies de la capital francesa, i escriví nombroses obres per a piano i orgue.

Bibliografia

  • Edita SARPE, Gran Enciclopèdia de la Música Clàssica, vol. I, pàg. 1349. (ISBN 84-7291-226-4)
The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article on 26 Jun 2020. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
comments so far.
Comments
Reference sources
References
http://d-nb.info/gnd/1061041786
http://viaf.org/viaf/311598951
http://isni.org/0000000443339848
arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up arrow-down instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube stumbleupon comments comments pandora gplay iheart tunein pandora gplay iheart tunein itunes