Description: Soeur Monique (Sister Monica): the word soeur had 2 meanings in Couperins day. One referred to a nun, and the other meant a girl of questionable morals. This is a rondo with many ornaments which should not be forced, and is arranged here for descant recorder and piano or harpsichord.
Skill Level: 6 out of 9
Composed by: François Couperin (1668 to 1733).
Francois was from the talented Couperin family. He is known as Couperin le grand to differentiate him from the rest of the Couperins.
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