André Campra

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André Campra (Aix-en-Provence, (baptized) 4 December 1660 – 29 June 1744 in Versailles) was a French composer and conductor.

Campra was one of the leading French opera composers in the period between Jean-Baptiste Lully and Jean-Philippe Rameau. He wrote several tragédies en musique, but his chief claim to fame is as the creator of a new genre, opéra-ballet. He also wrote three books of cantatas as well as religious music, including a requiem.

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Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1986 Messe de Requiem André Campra; La Chapelle Royale, Philippe Herreweghe 1
1990 Tancrède (The Sixteen & La Grande Écurie et la Chambre du Roi feat. conductor: Jean-Claude Malgoire) André Campra 1
1991 Requiem / Motet "Benedictus Dominus" (Le Concert spirituel feat. conductor: Hervé Niquet) André Campra 1
1991 Te Deum / Motets André Campra 1
1992 Cantates André Campra; Les Arts Florissants, William Christie 1
1993 Requiem / Miserere André Campra 5 1
2007 French Cantatas by Rameau and Campra Rameau, Campra; Peter Harvey, Philippa Hyde, London Baroque 1
2007 Requiem (Messe des morts) André Campra; Sir John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists 1
2009 Motets André Campra, François Couperin; Les Arts Florissants, William Christie 1
2012 Jesu Amantissime: Petits motets pour voix d'hommes (Les Folies Françoises) André Campra, Jean-François Dandrieu 1

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