Marc-Antoine Charpentier (Oxford Studies of Composers, Vol 23)
Last updated: 17.12.19
Paperback: 136 pages
Publisher: Oxford University Press (August 23, 1990)
The French composer Marc-Antoine Charpentier is emerging from long neglect as the most important contemporary of Lully. Supplemented by numerous musical illustrations, this study provides a concise and fluent introduction to the composer, his distinctly attractive music, and his place and influence in the world of seventeenth-century French music.