Armand-louis Couperin

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Birthday
25, 1727
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Feb 2, 1789 (61)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
25, 1727
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Feb 2, 1789 (61)

About

French baroque and classical composer, organist, and harpsichord player known for his compositions for the keyboard and organ.

Before Fame

He took over as the organist for St. Gervais Church after the death of his father in 1748.

Trivia

He played and composed for many churches in his area, including the abbey at Montmartre.

Family Life

He married Elisabeth-Antoinette Blanchet in 1752, and they had four children.

Associated With

Johann Sebastian Bach was another popular composer of the Baroque period.