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Jean-Jacques Beauvarlet-Charpentier (Composer)

Born: 28th June 1734, Abbeville, France

Died: 6th May 1794, Paris, France

Nationality: French

Jean-Jacques Beauvarlet-Charpentier was a celebrated French organist and composer.

He was born in Abbeville. From 1763, he was a member of the Académie des Beaux Arts de Lyon (now École des Beaux-Arts). Then, from 1783 to 1793, he was organist at the Notre Dame de Paris.

Beauvarlet-Charpentier composed sonatas for keyboard and violin and numerous pieces for organ. He died in Paris.