Marc-Antoine Charpentier

1645 - 1704

Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (French: [maʁk ɑ̃twan ʃaʁpɑ̃tje]; 1643 – 24 February 1704) was a French composer of the Baroque era. Exceptionally prolific and versatile, Charpentier produced compositions of the highest quality in several genres. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc-Antoine Charpentier has received more than 247,550 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 76th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Marc-Antoine Charpentier ranks 76 out of 1,008Before him are Vangelis, Franz Lehár, Gabriel Fauré, Alexander Scriabin, John Cage, and John Williams. After him are Luigi Boccherini, Arvo Pärt, Ruggero Leoncavallo, César Franck, Alban Berg, and Leonard Bernstein.

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Among people born in 1645, Marc-Antoine Charpentier ranks 1After him are William Kidd, Johann Ambrosius Bach, Jean de La Bruyère, William Penn, Andreas Werckmeister, Aert de Gelder, Eusebio Kino, Marguerite Louise d'Orléans, Louis Jolliet, and Nicolas Lemery. Among people deceased in 1704, Marc-Antoine Charpentier ranks 2Before him is John Locke. After him are Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, Guillaume de l'Hôpital, Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber, Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia, Georg Muffat, Princess Frederica Amalia of Denmark, Charles Plumier, Menno van Coehoorn, and Jean-Baptiste Denys.

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In France

Among people born in France, Marc-Antoine Charpentier ranks 279 out of 4,109Before him are Henry I of France (1008), Louis, Grand Dauphin (1661), Jean Marais (1913), Robert II of France (972), Jean Gabin (1904), and Pope Callixtus II (1065). After him are Serge Gainsbourg (1928), François Hollande (1954), Francis de Sales (1567), Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau (1749), John I of France (1316), and Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1275).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Marc-Antoine Charpentier ranks 11Before him are Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1520), Camille Saint-Saëns (1835), Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683), Erik Satie (1866), Charles Gounod (1818), and Gabriel Fauré (1845). After him are Léo Delibes (1836), François Couperin (1668), Adolphe Adam (1803), Olivier Messiaen (1908), Josquin des Prez (1450), and Arthur Honegger (1892).

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