1st April 1629
23rd April 1691
Jean-Henri d'Anglebert was a French composer, harpsichordist and organist. He was one of the most important keyboard composers of his day. D'Anglebert's principal work is a collection of four harpsichord suites published in 1689 in Paris under the title Pièces de clavecin. The volume is dedicated to Marie Anne de Bourbon, a talented amateur harpsichordist who later studied under François Couperin. Apart from its contents, which represents some of the finest achievements of the French harpsichord school.