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Jaroussky, Philippe

LC control no.no2003048920
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LC classificationML420.J27 Biography
Personal name headingJaroussky, Philippe
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Birth date19780213
Place of birthMaisons-Laffitte (France)
Field of activityMusic
Profession or occupationCountertenors
Found inCatone in Utica [SR] 2002: container (Philippe Jaroussky) booklet (male alto)
Wikipedia, June 15, 2010 (Philippe Jaroussky; b. Feb. 13, 1978, Maisons-Laffitte, France; French sopranist counterteno. He began his musical career with the violin, winning an award at the Versailles conservatory and then took up the piano before turning to singing. He is noted for a virtuosic coloratura technique and for compelling and enlivened interpretations of baroque cantatas and operas.)