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Airs starting December 2, 2022

Mika Putterman, Baroque flute

Aleks Schürmer, Baroque flute

Sylvain Bergeron, theorbo

On historical instruments

Couperin, Hotteterre, Lully, Marais, de Visée

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Attendants to wake you, dress you and even ensure you consummate your marriage !

 

For Louis XIV, being alone meant being surrounded by others, and in particular, musicians. Royal music straight from the bedroom of the Sun King, featuring an unlikely story of the meteoric rise (and fall) of a poor, gay, Italian immigrant— Jean Baptiste Lully.