Jean-François Paillard

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    Canon in DJean-François Paillard
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    Suite in D major HWV349, 'Water Music' : II Alla HornpipeJean-François Paillard
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    Canon & Gigue in D MajorJean-François Paillard
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    Suite in F Major, HWV. 348, 'Water Music': V. AirJean-François Paillard
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    Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV. 351: I. OvertureJean-François Paillard

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        Conductor and musicologist Jean-Fran+ºois Paillard was one of the most visible French exponents of Baroque music from the 1960s onward. Paillard earned a degree in mathematics from the Sorbonne, but he turned to music soon after. He attended the Paris Conservatory as a musicology student, where he won first prize in music history; he later studied conducting at the Salzburg Mozarteum with Igor Markevitch. He formed the Ensemble Jean-Marie Leclair in 1952, which was renamed the J... Read more

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