2nd January 1676
14th August 1755
Jean-Jacques-Baptiste Anet French violinist and composer, son of the violinist Jean-Baptist Anet (1650-1710) and generally known as ‘Baptiste’. A pupil of Corelli in Rome, he served the exiled elector of Bavaria in Paris (until 1715) and Louis XIV. He played in concerts, including (from 1725) those at the Concert Spirituel.