Jean Baptiste Lully
Jean-Baptiste Lully (UK: , US: ; French: [ʒɑ̃ baˈtist lyˈli]; born Giovanni Battista Lulli, Italian: [ˈlulli]; 28 November [O.S. 18 November] 1632– 22 March 1687) was an Italian-born French composer, instrumentalist, and dancer who spent most of his life working in the court of Louis XIV of France. He is considered a master of the French Baroque style. Lully disavowed any Italian influence in French music of the period. He became a French subject in 1661.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 28th, 1632 (Florence), Died March 22nd, 1687 (Paris)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912 - 1934
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
Notes: Surname sometimes spelled Lulli.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-12914||10-in.||2/13/1913||Au clair de la lune||Edmond Clément ; Geraldine Farrar||Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with piano||composer|
|Victor||B-24465||10-in.||9/15/1920||Bois epais||Enrico Caruso||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-26195||10-in.||4/3/1922||Gavotte||Erica Morini||Violin solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||CVE-56840||12-in.||4/30/1930||Notturno||Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||CVE-56841||12-in.||4/30/1930||Alceste : Prelude||Philadelphia Orchestra ; Leopold Stokowski||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BS-83117||10-in.||5/3/1934||Air tendre et courante||American Society of Ancient Instruments ; Ben Stad||Instrumental quintet||composer|
|Victor||G-2004||10-in.||5/12/1917||Gavotte||Helène Chalot ; Alba Rosa||Violin and harp duet||composer|
|Columbia||19763||10-in.||2/15/1912||Bois epais, redouble ton ombre||Georgette Leblanc Maeterlinck||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||7563||10-in.||10/7/1920||Bois épais||Paul Dufault||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lully, Jean Baptiste," accessed October 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102411.
Lully, Jean Baptiste. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102411.
"Lully, Jean Baptiste." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.
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