After one year he resigned in favour of his son. He is listed as being employed by the royal family from until He enjoyed a considerable reputation as a player of the guitar, the lute, the theorbo and the viola da gamba. The theorbo bad been 'imported' by Italian musicians and was used in Lully's ballets; together with the guitar it gained in popularity as an accompanying instrument and in reinforcing the bass line of the continuo in chamber music, which the lute, then already in decline, could not do. His publications comprise a number of suites, each a fairly informal collection of dances grouped around the same key, to be played by the performer in an appropriate sequence.
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Robert de Visée
He probably knew Francesco Corbetta and would have been familiar with his music. He is first mentioned by Le Gallois in , and at about that time became a chamber musician to Louis XIV , in which capacity he often performed at court. The last payment in his name in state documents is dated It is to be assumed that he died about that time. Rebours The contents of all three books are tabulated with incipits and concordances in Rebours He composed many other pieces for theorbo and Baroque lute the bulk of which are preserved in the Saizenay Ms.
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Robert de Visée: Suite in d-Moll
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