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Cathala, Jean - composer, singer, cornettist

William Hays

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(fl 1646–83). French composer, singer and cornettist. He is first heard of on 17 February 1646 as a tenor (clerc-taille) and cornettist at the Ste Chapelle, Paris. He was still recorded there on 28 May 1650, but he also appears in the records of Notre Dame, Paris, on 2 July 1649 and again in 1652. On 2 October 1656 he was appointed choirmaster of Amiens Cathedral and made a

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