Orlande de LassusBorn 1532. Died 14 June 1594
Orlande de Lassus Biography (Wikipedia)
Orlande de Lassus (also Roland de Lassus, Orlando di Lasso, Orlandus Lassus, Orlande de Lattre or Roland de Lattre; 1532, possibly 1530 – 14 June 1594) was a Netherlandish or Franco-Flemish composer of the late Renaissance. He is today considered to be the chief representative of the mature polyphonic style of the Franco-Flemish school, and one of the three most famous and influential musicians in Europe at the end of the 16th century (the other two being Palestrina and Victoria).
- Composer of the Week: Orlande de Lassushttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02h1nxs.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02h1nxs.jpg2015-01-16T13:00:00.000ZDonald Macleod surveys the life and music of Orlande de Lassushttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p02h1pmj
Composer of the Week: Orlande de Lassus
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