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The Guadelupe-born Classical period composer Joseph Boulogne was later given the title le Chevalier de Saint-Georges by French King Louis XVI. He was an accomplished athlete as well as having great musical talent. He fought for the Republic in the French Revolution, moved to Haiti for a time, then returned to France, where he died. He wrote violin concertos, symphonies, string quartets, and harpsichord and violin sonatas.
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- Saint-Georges, Chevalier De (1739 - 1799), France - Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, saint-georges, le chevalier de bibliography, and links from Dr. Estrella\\'s Incredibly Abridged saint-georges, le chevalier de Dictionary of Composers.
- Saint-Georges, Chevalier de (1745-1799) - Essay, bibliography and a discography. Includes information about composers other composers composers of African descent.
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