André Campra (French: [kɑ̃pʁa]; baptized 4 December 1660 – 29 June 1744) 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 and opéra-ballets that were extremely well received. He also wrote three books of cantatas as well as religious music, including a requiem.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1660 (Aix-en-Provence), Died June 29th, 1744 (Versailles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-031135||10-in.||12/30/1938||Chanson du papillon||Milne Charnley ; Bidu Sayão||Soprano vocal solo, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Campra, André," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103131.
Campra, André. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103131.
"Campra, André." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.
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