François-André Danican Philidor

Born 7 September 1726. Died 31 August 1795
François-André Danican Philidor
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1726-09-07
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François-André Danican Philidor

Biography (Wikipedia)

François-André Danican Philidor (7 September 1726 – 31 August 1795), often referred to as André Danican Philidor during his lifetime, was a French composer and chess player. He contributed to the early development of the opéra comique. He is also regarded as the best chess player of his age; his book Analyse du jeu des Échecs was considered a standard chess manual for at least a century. A well-known chess opening and a checkmate method are both named after him.

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François-André Danican Philidor
Quartet No.1 for flute, two violins and continuo (L'Art de la modulation)
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Quartet No.1 for flute, two violins and continuo (L'Art de la modulation)
Claire Desert, Emmanuel Strosser & François-André Danican Philidor
Les Femmes Vengees
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Les Femmes Vengees

Les Femmes Vengees

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Claire Desert, Emmanuel Strosser
François-André Danican Philidor
Sinfonia no.1 in G minor: Pastorella
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Sinfonia no.1 in G minor: Pastorella
François-André Danican Philidor
L'art de la modulation (Quartet No 1 in G minor)
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L'art de la modulation (Quartet No 1 in G minor)
François-André Danican Philidor
Les femmes vengees
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Les femmes vengees

Les femmes vengees

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Ryan Brown
Lafayette Opera Chorus
Lafayette Opera Orchestra
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François-André Danican Philidor
L'art de la modulation (Quartet No 6: 3rd mvt)
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L'art de la modulation (Quartet No 6: 3rd mvt)
Paul Goodwin, London Oboe Band & François-André Danican Philidor
Movements from the "Wedding of Fate Kate"
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Movements from the "Wedding of Fate Kate"
François-André Danican Philidor
L'art de la modulation (Quartet No 5) (feat. Camerata Köln)
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L'art de la modulation (Quartet No 5) (feat. Camerata Köln)
François-André Danican Philidor
Le triomphe (feat. Hugo Reyne & La Simphonie du Marais)
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Le triomphe (feat. Hugo Reyne & La Simphonie du Marais)
François-André Danican Philidor
Quartet no 1 for flute, 2 violins and basso continuo
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Quartet no 1 for flute, 2 violins and basso continuo
François-André Danican Philidor
Entree de Mr. de Liancourt
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Entree de Mr. de Liancourt
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