CD

The Dufay spectacle : motets and chansons

Guillaume Dufay (composer), Clare Wilkinson (performer), Jane Achtman (performer)
Show more
Title
The Dufay spectacle : motets and chansons
Composer
Guillaume Dufay 1397-1474
Performer
Clare Wilkinson  (alt) Jane Achtman  (gamba) Andrew Lawrence-King 1959- (orgel;psalterium;harp) Keith McGowan  (schalmei) Emily White  (trombone) Gothic Voices
Publisher
Linn, 2018
1 cd + boekje
Playing time
01:06:50
EAN
0691062056823
CDR
DBX12473
Placing suggestion
40 - Middeleeuwen en renaissance (NBLC) K8 - Oude muziek (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 5 times in Flemish libraries

About Guillaume Dufay

Guillaume Du Fay ( dew-FY, French: [dy fa(j)i]; also Dufay, Du Fayt; 5 August 1397(?) – 27 November 1474) was a Flemish composer and music theorist of the early Renaissance from the Burgundian Netherlands. Regarded as the leading European composer by his contemporaries, his music was widely performed and copied. Du Fay held various music positions during his lifetime, and was associated with the Burgundian School as well as among the first composers of, or at least a predecessor to, the Franco-Flemish School.

His most famous and celebrated work, the complex motet Nuper Rosarum Flores, was written for the consecration of Filippo Brunelleschi's dome on the Florence Cathedral and is considered an icon of Western culture. Du Fay left behind an extensive o…Read more on Wikipedia

Suggestions