Jean Baptiste Loeillet

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Birth / Death Dates
1688-1720
Description

Jean Baptiste Loeillet, who later styled himself Loeillet de Gant, was a Belgian composer, born in Ghent. He spent the largest part of his life in France in service to the archbishop of Lyons, Paul-Fran├žois de Neufville de Villeroy. He wrote many works for flute, including trio sonatas, unaccompanied sonatas for 2 flutes, and solo sonatas.