Divertissement de la comédie du Roi de Cocagne (Quinault, Jean-Baptiste-Maurice)


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: Pierre Ribou, 1718.
Misc. Notes RISM Q 101 . #335211 - Paris, BnF, Opéra, RES- 1044
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General Information

Work Title Le Roi de Cocagne
Alternative. Title Divertissement de la comédie du Roi de Cocagne
Composer Quinault, Jean-Baptiste-Maurice
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1718
First Performance. 1718-12-31, Paris, Comédie-Française
First Publication. 1718
Librettist Marc-Antoine Legrand (1673-1728)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Orchestra (the score mentions flageolets, hautbois, bassons, musette, violons, and continuo)

Misc. Comments

According to Grove Music, Quinault's music was largely incidental music for plays. Divertissements pour la comédie Le Roi de Cocagne de Marc-Antoine Legrand.