Tuesday, January 22, 2008

François Couperin (French IPA: [fʀɑ̃'swa ku'pʀɛ̃]) (November 10, 1668September 11, 1733) was a French Baroque composer, organist and harpsichordist. François Couperin was known as "Couperin le Grand" (Couperin the Great) to distinguish him from the other members of the musically talented Couperin family.

François Couperin Life
See also:

Philippe Beaussant: François Couperin, translated from the French by Alexandra Land, Portland OR: Amadeus Press, 1990. ISBN 0-931340-27-6
List of compositions by François Couperin

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