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Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre

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Chaconne for Harpsichord in A minor (1)
Chaconne in A minor for Harpsichord (1)
Double de La Flamande (1)
Dum vastos adriae fluctus (1)
Harpsichord Suite no.1 in D minor (3)
Harpsichord Suite no.2 in G minor (3)
Harpsichord Suite no.3 in A minor (4)
Harpsichord Suite no.4 in F major (3)
Harpsichord Suite no.5 in D minor (3)
Harpsichord Suite no.6 in G major (3)
Jonas, Quatrième Cantate a voix seule, avec Symphonie (1)
La Flamande (1)
Le Sommeil d'Ulisse (1)
Lisle de Delos (1)
Prelude for harpsichord in A minor (3)
Prelude for harpsichord in G minor (3)
Prelude in D minor (1)
Rondeau in G minor (Pieces de clavecin, Book 2) (1)
Samson (1)
Semele: Cantate avec simphonie (1)
Sonata for violin and bass continuo in D minor (1)
Sonata no.1 in B flat major for violin and oboe (1)
Sonata no.2 for 2 violins in C minor (1)
Sonata no.3 in D major (1)
Sonata no.4 in C minor (1)
Sonata no.4 in G minor for violin and oboe (1)
Suite III in A minor (1687) (1)
Suite IV in F major (1)
Suite I in D minor (2)
Suite in F major (1)
Suite no.3 in A minor (1)
Tocade in F major (1)
Trio Sonata in B flat major (1)
Trio Sonata in C minor (1)
Trio Sonata in D major (1)
Trio Sonata in G minor (2)
Violin Sonata (IIa) in A minor (1)
Violin Sonata (Ia) in A minor (1)
Violin Sonata no.1 in D minor (2)
Violin Sonata no.2 in D major (1)
Violin Sonata no.3 in F major (1)
Violin Sonata no.4 in G major-minor (1)
Violin Sonata no.5 in A minor (2)
Violin Sonata no.6 in A major (1)

Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre (17 March 1665, Paris – 27 June 1729, Paris) was a French musician, harpsichordist and composer. She was born into an important family of musicians and masons in the parish of Saint-Louis-en-l'Ile, Paris. A childhood prodigy, she played the harpsichord before King Louis XIV to inaugurate her career as a virtuoso performer at the age of five. At the court of Louis XIV she was noticed by Madame de Montespan, and was kept on in her entourage. She later married the organist Marin de La Guerre, son of the late organist at the Sainte-Chapelle, Michel de La Guerre, in 1684 and left the court. Thereafter she was known as Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre. After her marriage she taught and gave concerts at home and throughout Paris, and gained much acclaim.

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