A Dictionary of Music and Musicians/Champion, Antoine

From volume 1 of the work.

1503712A Dictionary of Music and Musicians — Champion, AntoineMary Catherine Hamilton


CHAMPION, Antoine, grandfather of Chambonnières, an eminent organist in the reign of Henri IV. A five-part mass of his and a book of organ pieces (in MS.) are in the Royal Library at Munich. His son Jacques was also a good organist in the reign of Louis XIII.