Jean-Paul C. Montagnier studied at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris before completing a PhD at Duke University (1994). He is currently Professor of musicology at the University of Lorraine (Nancy, France), Adjunct Professor at McGill University (Montreal), member of the Centre de Recherche Universitaire Lorrain d'Histoire (CRULH, University of Lorraine) and Associate Member of the Institut de Recherche en Musicologie (IReMus, CNRS, BnF). He serves on the editorial board of the Collected Works of Jean-Baptiste Lully published by Olms (Germany). He was made Officier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government in 2012. He specializes in the sacred music of the French Baroque and has extensively published in numerous international journals. In addition to several books and book chapters, he has also edited many scores and facsimiles. He is regularly invited to lecture and teach in North-American and European universities.
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