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Celebration of the Peace of Aix-la-Chapelle held at Versailles by Louis XIV, King of France. (Versailles: 1668)
Described in
Le grand divertissement royal de Versailles. (Paris, 1668)
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  Title_page
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  Theatrical_Performance These musical entertainments were performed between the acts of Molière's George Dandin.
Section "Le grand divertissement royal de Versailes."
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  Ballet The first of a number of dances performed in these entertainments.
List Throughout the text, the names of the actors and dancers are printed in the margins.
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  Music
Libretto Text of the "scene en musique" sung by Cloris and Climene.
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  Combat Staged with music and dance, pitting dancers against dancers and singers against singers.
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  List Of the choirs of Satyrs and Shepherds.
Festival details

Festival:
Celebration of the Peace of Aix-la-Chapelle held at Versailles by Louis XIV, King of France.

Date:
1668

City:
Versailles

Participants:
Louis XIV (1638-1715) ('le Grand'), King of France

Dynasty:
Bourbon

Notes:
This book describes and gives the text of the musical entertainments given between acts of Molière's George Dandin, which was first performed at this festival.
Book details

Title:
Le grand divertissement royal de Versailles.

Names:
Molière, Jean Baptiste Poquelin de (Author)
Ballard, Robert (Printer)

Published:
Paris, 1668

Shelfmark:
11737.ff.28

Format:
20 pp. 4º

References:
Watanabe No. 1926
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