November 22, 1450
1505 in Ferrara, Italy
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One of the well known Franco-Flemish composers of his time.
Type of Compositions:
He wrote masses, motets and secular pieces.
Approximately 24 masses, 22 motets, several chansons and instrumental compositions. He is also known for his famous "Passion According to St. Matthew."
He was the son of a city trumpeter and died of the plague in 1505.