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Jacquet de La Guerre, Elisabethlocked

  • Catherine Cessac


(b Paris, bap. March 17, 1665; d Paris, June 27, 1729). French harpsichordist and composer . She came from a family of master masons and musicians (see Jacquet family), and from the age of five played the harpsichord and sang at the court of Louis XIV. Noticed by Madame de Montespan, she stayed for three years in her entourage. On ...

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Revue de musicologie
Schweizerische Musikzeitung/Revue musicale suisse
Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale de France
Early Music
Recherches sur la musique française classique