Composer who was also an ordained priest. He specialized in chansons and took it to a new degree by using descriptive elements.
Composed church and secular voice music.
One of the most renowned madrigal composers.
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Known as the transitional figure to the Baroque music era.
One of the well known Franco-Flemish composers of his time.
One of the most influential composers of the Early Renaissance and one of the fathers of Renaissance music.
Wrote secular, liturgical and religious pieces.
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An English composer known for his mastery of contrapuntal techniques. Although there is little information about his early years, it is known that composer William Byrd became one of his pupils.
Founder of the Venetian School, pioneer of abstract instrumental music and one of the most versatile composers of the Renaissance.