Jacques Hotteterre

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Venice to Versailles

Composer

Venice and Versailles represent the two dominant and contrasting styles of music in Europe during the Baroque period: Venice, the robust, joyous exuberance and barocco character of the Italian style, and Versailles, the refinement, delicacy, elegance and douceur of the French.

The Bedroom of the King (La Chambre du Roi)

Composer

Intimate music from the court of Versailles and the salons of Paris performed by eminent Early Music ensemble, Elysium.