Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian
Born: March 6, 1755 in château of Florian, near Sauve, Gard
Died: September 13, 1794
Florian is perhaps best known for the song "Plaisir d'amour" which appeared in Célestine. Nouvelle espagnole (1784) and was set to music in 1784 by Jean-Paul-Égide Martini.
View the Wikipedia article on Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian.
Musical settings of literary works
- List of Florian settings at Liedernet Archive