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André CAMPRA (Composer): Les Parodies Nouvelles ... First Edition
Campra, André. (1660 - 1744)Les parodies nouvelles, et les vaudevilles inconnus Paris: Jean-Baptiste-Christophe Ballard. [1730]. First edition. Volume 1, for unaccompanied voice, noted in soprano clef. [12], 128 pp. Oblong (20 x 27 cm.), full vellum. Armorial Ex-Libris ("Trois Canards") bookplate of Madame Geneviève Thibault, Comtesse de Chambure (1902 - 1975), important early music scholar and one of the greatest modern collectors of manuscript and printed music (most of her library in Neuilly-sur-Seine was bequeathed to the BNP). A few small stains and creases, scattered small worming, sometimes within the plates, overall good. RISM B/II, p. 280. A rare volume of songs and parodies chiefly by Campra. "Campra, who came to Paris as maitre de chapelle at the cathedral of Notre Dame in 1694, soon began a second career as the composer of secular works for a group of aristocratic patrons with libertine connections." (Georgia Cowart, "The Triumph of Pleasure: Louis XIV and the Politics of Spectacle," p. 201) Schubertiade Music & Arts LLC - BUY WITH CONFIDENCE! ***ALL AUTOGRAPHS GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC WITHOUT LIMIT*** I am the President of the Professional Autograph Dealers Association and a leading and trusted authenticator of autographs, including for many of the world's auction houses and for James Spence (JSA). Schubertiade Music & Arts are also members in good standing of ABAA/ILAB, the most exclusive consortium of Rare Book and Manuscript Dealers in the world, as well as the MLA (Music Librarian Association), and MARIAB (Massachusetts and Rhode Island Antiquarian Booksellers) … [Click Below for Full Description]
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