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Marais, Marin locked

  • Jérôme de La Gorce
  •  and Sylvette Milliot


(b Paris, bap. 31 May 1656; d Paris, 15 Aug 1728). French composer and viol player. He is one of the outstanding figures in French music of the Baroque period.

The son of Vincent Marais, a shoemaker of humble origins, Marin entered the choir school of St Germain-l'Auxerrois in ...

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