Opera / Operetta Music by Jean Baptiste Lully

Born: 28th Ноябрь 1632

Died: 22nd Март 1687

Birthplace: Florence, Italy

Jean-Baptiste Lully (born Giovanni Battista Lulli) was a Florentine-born French composer who spent most of his life working in the court of Louis XIV of France. He is considered the chief master of the French baroque style. Lully disavowed any Italian influence in French music of the period. He became a French subject in 1661.