Andre Campra (1660-1744)

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Donald Macleod charts Campra's successful launch in Paris.

Donald Macleod and guest William Christie chart Andr? Campra's progress in Paris, from Master of Music at Notre Dame to becoming a composer of opera.

From the moment he arrived at Notre Dame, Campra started shaking things up.

A watershed came when he composed an opera ballet l'Europe galante in 1697.

Its success led to Campra leaving Notre Dame to pursue a freelance career writing stage works.

"Donald Macleod charts Campra's successful launch in Paris.

Donald Macleod and guest William Christie chart Andr? Campra's progress in Paris, from Master of Music at Notre Dame to becoming a composer of opera."

Its success led to Campra leaving Notre Dame to pursue a freelance career writing stage works."

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