Divertissement de la comédie des Captifs (Quinault, Jean-Baptiste-Maurice)


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: Pierre Ribou, 1714.
Misc. Notes RISM Q 89 . Paris, BnF, Richelieu Musique, VM6- 43
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General Information

Work Title Divertissement de la comédie des Captifs
Alternative. Title
Composer Quinault, Jean-Baptiste-Maurice
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1714
First Performance. 1714-09-28, Paris, Comédie-Française
First Publication. 1714
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation orchestra (the score mentions flutes, petite flutes, haubois, violons, "deux vieilles", tambourins, basso continuo)

Misc. Comments

According to Grove Music, Quinault's music was largely incidental music for plays. The play Les Captifs was by Pierre-Charles Roy.