André Ernest Modeste Grétry
1741 - 1813
Belgium
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A.E.M. Grétry
André Ernest Modeste Grétry (08/02/1741 - 24/09/1813), a Belgian composer of Walloon descent (from Liège) of mainly operas.
François-Joseph Gossec's requiem was performed at his funeral.
Source:booklet of cd Erato 2292-45284-2
Messe de Requiem
Period:Early Romanticism
Musical form:mass
Text/libretto:Latin mass
Grétry wrote this requiem probably in Rome. No futher details available.