Marc-Antoine Charpentier

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... read moreMarc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704) was a French composer of the Baroque era. He studied in Italy, but made his career in France, where he developed a style with both French and Italian influences, notable for its lyricism and penetrating psychological depth. A devout Catholic, he is best known for...

Key songs

Te Deum H146: I Prelude
Marc-Antoine Charpentier
2:00
Suite Du Cinquieme Ton - Overture De Médée H. 491-1
Marc-Antoine Charpentier
2:53
Suite Du Premier Ton - Passecaille H. 548-8
Marc-Antoine Charpentier
4:36
Louise: Depuis Le Jour
Marc-Antoine Charpentier
4:30
Pour Un Reposoir, H. 508 - Pane Lingua En Plain-Chant
Marc-Antoine Charpentier
1:09

Biography

Country Of origin: France

A French composer known mainly for church music and motets and as a collaborator with Molière for theater music. ~ All Music Guide~ Rovi

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Classical Christmas
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