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William Christie was born on December 19, 1944 in Buffalo, New York, USA as William Lincoln Christie. He is known for his work on Il Sant' Alessio (2007), Semele (2007) and Hercules (2005). See full bio »

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Il Sant' Alessio
Il Sant' Alessio Music Department
Semele Music Department
Hercules Music Department
Humanité Music Department


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 2013 Hippolyte et Aricie (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2012 David et Jonathas (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2012 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (conductor - 1 episode)
- The Enchanted Island, a Baroque Pastiche (2012) ... (conductor)
 2011 Francesco Cavalli: La Didone (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2011 Atys (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2009 Dido and Aeneas - Didon et Énée (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2008 Armide (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2007 Semele (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2007 Il Sant' Alessio (TV Movie) (conductor) / (musician: Clavecin, orge, régale)
 2006 Giulio Cesare (Video) (conductor)
 2005 Hercules (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2005 Les Paladins (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2004 Les Indes galantes (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2003 Les Boréades (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2002/I Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2001 Iphigénie en Tauride (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1999 Humanité (musician: clavecin for Royer's "Pièce de Clavecin")
 1998 Rodelinda (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1998 Thésée (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1996 Theodora (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1995 Jefferson in Paris (musical director: period music)
 1994 La flûte enchantée (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1993 Orlando (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1991 Castor et Pollux (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1990 Alcina (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1990 Le malade imaginaire (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1990 Les Indes galantes (TV Movie) (musical director)
 1989 The fairy queen (La reine des fées) (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1989 Noël au château de Versailles (TV Special) (conductor)
 1987 Atys (TV Movie) (musical director)
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Founder and director of Les Arts Florissants. Awarded the Légion d'Honneur in 1993, and is an Officer in the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. Granted French citizenship in 1995.

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