Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle, sometimes spelled de l'Isle or de Lile (10 May 1760 – 26 June 1836), was a French army officer of the French Revolutionary Wars. He is known for writing the words and music of the Chant de guerre pour l'armée du Rhin in 1792, which would later be known as La Marseillaise and become the French national anthem.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1999 Berlioz: Les nuits d'été - La mort de Cléopâtre / Rouget de Lisle: La Marseillaise Hector Berlioz, Claude-Joseph Rouget de l'Isle; Chœur et Orchestre de Paris, Daniel Barenboim 1

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