N/A Music by Jean-Philippe Rameau

Born: 25th September 1683

Died: 12th September 1764

Birthplace: Dijon, France

Jean-Philippe Rameau was one of the most important French composers and music theorists of the Baroque era. He replaced Jean-Baptiste Lully as the dominant composer of French opera and is also considered the leading French composer for the harpsichord of his time, alongside François Couperin.