Claude-Bénigne Balbastre

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Born in 1722, Balbastre, whose name was also spelled "Balbâtre," studied with the organist Pierre Fevrier, also taking composition lessons from Rameau. Having established himself in Paris in the 1750s,…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Joseph est bien marié 04:17 Miscellaneous (Classical)
La de Caze, overture for harpsichord (Book 1) 1759 03:59 Keyboard
Marche des Marseillais et l'air "Ça ira" for organ 04:51 Keyboard
La d'Héricourt, for harpsichord (Book 1) 1759 04:39 Keyboard
La Suzanne, for harpsichord (Book 1) 1759 04:34 Keyboard
La Lugéac, gigue for harpsichord (Book 1) 1759 02:45 Keyboard
Menuet de M. Balbastre (from "Airs d'opéra accommodés pour le clavecin") 00:49 Keyboard
Votre bonté grand Dieu, noël for organ 05:40 Keyboard
La Monmartel ou la Brunoy 02:51 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Sonate en duo, for organ (from the Dijon Manuscript, 1749) 1749 02:52 Keyboard
La Courteille 03:42 Keyboard
La Bellaud 03:07 Keyboard
Tous les Bourgeois de Chartres 02:20 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Petite Chasse, for organ (from the Dijon Manuscript, 1749) 1749 01:36 Keyboard
Qué tu grô jan, quei folie 01:55 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Air de M. Mondonville (from "Airs d'opéra accommodés pour le clavecin") 02:44 Keyboard
Grand dei, ribon-ribeine 03:55 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Prelude, for organ 03:19 Keyboard
La Morisseau 06:03 Keyboard
Noël suisse, carol 05:25 Miscellaneous (Classical)
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