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Trial family (opera)(i)locked

  • Roger J.V. Cotte

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French family of musicians.

(b Avignon, Dec 13, 1732; d Paris, June 23, 1771). Composer. A precocious violinist and composer of violin music, he went to Paris to ask Rameau’s advice, intending to return to the south as music master for the province of Languedoc. Parisian musical life enticed him, however, and he became first violin at the Opéra-Comique, then second violin and later director of the Prince of Conti’s private orchestra. On ...

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