Rouget de Lisle


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Rouget de Lisle

Claude Joseph . 1760--1836, French army officer: composer of the Marseillaise (1792), the French national anthem
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At the mayor's office, musician-soldier Claude- Joseph Rouget de Lisle performed his composition "La Marseillaise" for the first time in 1792.
Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle (1760 - 1836), an artillery officer in the garrison at Strasbourg, composed both the words and music (April 24, 1792), with the title " Chant de guerre pour l ' arme du Rhin.
and from its paying agent in France, CACEIS Corporate Trust (14, rue Rouget de Lisle, 92130 Issy-les-Moulineaux, postal address: 92862 Issy-les-Moulineaux Cedex 9, Telephone +33 1 57 78 00 00).
It was composed in one night during the French Revolution (April 24, 1792) by Claude- Joseph Rouget de Lisle, a captain of the engineers and amateur musician stationed in Strasbourg.
Address : Numro National D~identification : 22390001000362, 17 Rue Rouget De Lisle, 39039, Lons Le Saunier, F