Idylle sur le retour de la santé du Roi, H.489 (Charpentier, Marc-Antoine)

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General Information

Work Title Idylle sur le retour de la santé du Roi
Alternative. Title
Composer Charpentier, Marc-Antoine
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. H.489
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMC 69
Key A minor
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1687
First Performance. 1687
Librettist Antoinette Deshoulieres (1638-1694)
Language French
Average DurationAvg. Duration 12 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 2 sopranos, alto, tenor, bass, 2 violins/viols, continuo
Extra Information Written after Louis XIV's recovery from illness in December 1686.