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Février, Pierre (1696 - 1760), organist, composer

David Fuller

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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(b Abbeville, 21 March 1696; d Paris, 5 Nov 1760). French organist and composer. He was the eldest son of the organist Pierre Febvrier (1669–1706) and Marie-Anne Lescouvette. He succeeded his father as organist of St Vulfran in Abbeville on 7 February 1707 but did not assume the duties of the position until 1 November 1714. About the same time he was also appointed organist of Ste Catherine, Abbeville,

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