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François Couperin (1668–1733) was a French Baroque composer, organist, and harpsichordist. He was known as "Couperin le Grand" (Couperin the Great) to distinguish him from the other members of the musically talented Couperin family, and because of his immense virtuosity on the organ and the harpsichord.

Born on 10th November 1668 in Paris, Couperin was taught by his father Charles Couperin and by Jacques Thomelin. In 1685 he became the organist at the church Saint-Gervais, Paris, a post he… read more

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  • Avatar for shangoyal
    An under-rated composer. His enchanting harpsichord music is so unique.
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    Gênio.
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    Ah man! He's touring again! I hope he comes to D.C!
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    One of best french composer for all times!
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    Complete works of François Couperin (plus a sampler of other members of the Couperin family) in one Spotify playlist: http://www.spotifyclassical.com/2011/11/francois-couperin-thematic-catalogue-on.html Thematic Catalogue.
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    Žeteoci <3
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    Leçons de Ténèbres <3 [2]
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    Leçons de Ténèbres <3
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    <3 <3 <3
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    Génial!

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