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Marin Marais

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Marin Marais

Marin Marais has been played on NTS shows including Tafelmusik w/ Francesco Fusaro, with Tempête first played on 31 May 2017.

Marin Marais (31 May 1656, Paris – 15 August 1728, Paris) was a pupil of Jean-Baptiste Lully and of the viol player Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe. He was hired as a musician in 1676 to the royal court of Versailles. He did quite well as court musician, and in 1679 was appointed "ordinaire de la chambre du roy pour la viole", a title he kept until 1725.

He was a master of the viola da gamba, and the leading French composer of viol music. He wrote…

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Le Badinage
Hille Perl, Lee Santana, Marais
Deutsche Harmonia Mundi2008
Le Badinage
Hille Perl, Lee Santana, MaraisDeutsche Harmonia Mundi2008
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Tempête
Marin Marais, Jordi Savall, Le Concert Des Nations
Astrée Naïve2000
Tempête
Marin Marais, Jordi Savall, Le Concert Des NationsAstrée Naïve2000
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