Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe

1640 - 1700

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Jean de Sainte-Colombe (ca. 1640–1700) was a French composer and violist. Sainte-Colombe was a celebrated master of the viola da gamba. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe has received more than 78,083 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe is the 374th most popular composer (up from 596th in 2019), the 1,581st most popular biography from France (up from 2,266th in 2019) and the 59th most popular French Composer.

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Among composers, Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe ranks 374 out of 1,228Before him are Reinhard Keiser, Cécile Chaminade, Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov, William Boyce, Alfred Newman, and Alfredo Catalani. After him are Georg Benda, Jacob Clemens non Papa, Luigi Rossi, Klaus Schulze, John Koukouzelis, and Carl Heinrich Graun.

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Among people born in 1640, Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe ranks 9Before him are Françoise-Athénaïs de Rochechouart, Marquise de Montespan, Man in the Iron Mask, Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki, La Voisin, Pu Songling, and Aphra Behn. After him are Gaspar Sanz, Abraham Mignon, Antoine Coysevox, Philippe de La Hire, Mariana Alcoforado, and Georg Mohr. Among people deceased in 1700, Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe ranks 6Before him are Charles II of Spain, Pope Innocent XII, André Le Nôtre, John Dryden, and Do-Aklin. After him are Lagâri Hasan Çelebi, Prince William, Duke of Gloucester, Rajaram I, and Louis Jolliet.

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In France

Among people born in France, Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe ranks 1,581 out of 5,234Before him are Karim Benzema (1987), Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia (1909), Audrey Tautou (1976), Jean-Luc Dehaene (1940), Valentin Haüy (1745), and Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke of Penthièvre (1725). After him are André Courrèges (1923), Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie (1929), Aristide Cavaillé-Coll (1811), Philibert I, Duke of Savoy (1465), Jean-Claude Pascal (1927), and Coluche (1944).

Among COMPOSERS In France

Among composers born in France, Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe ranks 59Before him are André Campra (1660), Germaine Tailleferre (1892), Edgard Varèse (1883), Louis Durey (1888), Henri Dutilleux (1916), and Cécile Chaminade (1857). After him are Georg Muffat (1653), Georges Delerue (1925), André Jolivet (1905), Michel Richard Delalande (1657), Antoine Busnois (1430), and Joseph Bodin de Boismortier (1689).