Josquin des Prés

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Josquin des Prés

(French ʒɔskɛ̃ de pre)
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(Biography) See des Prés
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Renaissance music lovers will enjoy four polyphonic works and a dance: two Canzone in majestic Venetian polychoral style by the Italian composer Giovanni Gabrielli, a Ricercare by Andrea Gabrielli, an arrangement by Alkis Baltas of the highly expressive French chanson Mille Regretz by the Franco-flemish composer Josquin des Prez, as well as the jubilant dance La Mourisque by the Flemish composer Tielman Susato.
Also on the program are movements from Victoria's Requiem and meditations on death and the afterlife by William Byrd, Domenico Scarlatti, Josquin des Prez, Carlo Gesualdo and Nicolas Gombert.
St Mary's Church in the village will be hosting the event tomorrow evening which will feature Cantorelli, a Yorkshire-based group of eight singers who will be singing a programme which features sacred motets by the Renaissance composers Josquin des Prez and Giovanni Gabrieli.
Others had thought that the author was Josquin des Prez, a much more famous composer of the time.
El ejemplar principe, intitulado Harmonice Musices Odhecaton, se configuro con 96 canciones franco-flamencas de la pluma de los inclitos Johannes Ockeghem y Josquin des Prez, entre otros.
Among all the arts, Western classical music is the only true innovation of the modern West: We can read Aeschylus or Pindar just as we do Shakespeare or Keats, but the ancient world produced nothing that resembles Josquin des Prez, let alone Mozart.
Telling the story of the life and work of Josquin des Prez requires an altogether larger book, and it would appear that the editors of the Epitome musical series, Marie-Alexis Collin and the indefatigable Philippe Vendrix, supported by an indulgent publisher and by the Centre d'Etudes Superieures de la Renaissance (of which Vendrix is the director), gave Fallows carte blanche to write a definitive, English-language study.
Renaissance music rarely graces these shores, so do not miss this opportunity to hear the music of Josquin des Prez (1450-1521), the leading composer of his age, in Sofia.
Here are some titles picked at random: "Who Is Josquin des Prez," "What Is a Fugue," "What Is a Hexachord.
The latter is a period that covers--a bit generously at each end--what to historians of music not so long ago represented the High Renaissance in our art, epitomized in the career of Josquin des Prez (ca.
Finally, in addition to editing the collection as a whole, Todd Borgerding has contributed a fine essay, "Sic ego te dilegebam: Music, Homoeroticism, and the Sacred in Early Modern Europe," on "Sic ego te dilegebam," a Josquin des Prez motet that sets the future king David's lament on the death of Jonathan.
Schola Philippi): Lord, for thy tender mercies' sake - anon; Missa Pange lingua - Josquin des Prez.