Pierre Guédron Biography (Wikipedia)
Pierre Guédron (c. 1570 in Châteaudun – ca. 1620 in Paris), was a French singer and composer known for writing Airs de cour (including Cessés mortels de soupirer).
Guédron's Est-ce Mars (1613) was especially popular and is known in versions by Sweelinck (keyboard), Scheidt (5 part strings) and Vallet (4 lutes of different sizes).
Pierre Guédron Tracks