Robert de Visée

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Like many composers of the Baroque era, Robert de Visée was better known as a performer than as a composer. While he played a variety of instruments that included the theorbo, lute, and viola da gamba,…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Suite for guitar No. 9 in D minor (Livre de Pièces pour la Guittarre, 1686) 1686 Chamber Music
Sarabande, Bourree and Menuet for guitar (arr. Segovia) Chamber Music
Pièces de théorbe et de luth, collection (1716) Chamber Music
Livre de Pièces, for guitar Chamber Music
Suite for guitar No. 6 in C minor (Livre de Guittarre Dédié au Roy, 1682) Chamber Music
Suite for theorbo in A minor Chamber Music
Suite for guitar No. 11 in B minor (Livre de Pièces pour la Guittarre, 1686) Chamber Music
Les Sylvains de M'Couperin for theorbo Chamber Music
Suite for guitar in D Chamber Music
Suite for guitar No. 12 in E minor (Livre de Pièces pour la Guittarre, 1686) Chamber Music
La Plainte, Tombeau des Mesdemoiselles de Visée, for theorbo Chamber Music
Chaconne, for theorbo Chamber Music
La Grotte de Versailles Overture (by Lully) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Suite for guitar in G major (Livre de Pièces pour la Guittarre, 1686) Chamber Music
Suite for guitar No. 4 in G minor (Livre de Guittarre Dédié au Roy, 1682) Chamber Music
Suite for lute in D minor Chamber Music
Entrée des Espagnols de M'de Lully for theorbo Chamber Music
Prélude for theorbo in G minor Chamber Music
Chaconne des Harlequins de Mr. Lully Orchestral
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