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Demars [de Mars], Jean Odéo [Odo]locked

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(b Sézanne, Feb 2, 1695; d Paris, Nov 7, 1756). French organist and harpsichordist, older brother of Charles Demars. He married Geneviève Françoise Legris on 18 February 1734 and they had seven children. In 1726 he obtained the post of organist of St Jacques-de-la-Boucherie in Paris, and later he became organist of St Nicolas-du-Chardonnet. Several ...

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