March for the Turkish Ceremony

Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687): March for the Turkish Ceremony from Le Bourgeois gentilhomme.

Composed and performed in 1670 in the court of Louis XIV for a comedie-ballet by Molière with choreography by Pierre Beauchamp. Included in the soundtrack of the 1991 film Tous les Matins du Monde.

Transcription for recorder and piano by Massimo Pennesi.This interactive score was published first in the post Lully y la batuta, in the blog educacionmusical.es.

Scene from the film Tous les Matins du Monde

Marin Marais (Gérard Depardieu) conducts his collegue’s march.