Couperin 350th Anniversary

In Saturday 10 November 2018, the exact 350th anniversary of the birth of the great French composer François Couperin (1668 – 1733), there will be celebration featuring a complete performance of his keyboard works in one day, on harpsichord, spinet, clavichord and organ.  This will include the four books of Pièces de clavecin  (1713, 1717, 1722 and 1730)  in order, as well as the two organ masses.

The performers will include Francis Knights, Dan Tidhar, Penelope Cave and many others, some of whom took part in the complete Louis Couperin marathon in 2011.


The Old Library and Chapel, Emmanuel College, Cambridge

Admission free, retiring collection