19 relations: Adrianus Petit Coclico, Cantus firmus, Costanzo Festa, Ferrara, François-Joseph Fétis, Francesco Corteccia, Gustave Reese, Homophony, House of Este, Hubert Naich, James Haar, Jan Nasco, Jhan Gero, Josquin des Prez, Madrigal, Musicology, Nigel Fortune, Philippe Verdelot, Renaissance music.
Adrianus Petit Coclico (Flanders, 1499 – Copenhagen, after September 1562) was a Netherlandish composer of the Renaissance.
In music, a cantus firmus ("fixed song") is a pre-existing melody forming the basis of a polyphonic composition.
Costanzo Festa (ca. 1485–1490 – 10 April 1545) was an Italian composer of the Renaissance.
Ferrara (Ferrarese: Fràra) is a town and comune in Emilia-Romagna, northern Italy, capital of the Province of Ferrara.
François-Joseph Fétis (25 March 1784 – 26 March 1871) was a Belgian musicologist, composer, teacher, and one of the most influential music critics of the 19th century.
Francesco Corteccia (July 27, 1502 – June 7, 1571) was an Italian composer, organist, and teacher of the Renaissance.
Gustave Reese (November 29, 1899 – September 7, 1977) was an American musicologist and teacher.
In music, homophony (Greek: ὁμόφωνος, homóphōnos, from ὁμός, homós, "same" and φωνή, phōnē, "sound, tone") is a texture in which a primary part is supported by one or more additional strands that flesh out the harmony and often provide rhythmic contrast.
The House of Este (Casa d'Este; originally House of Welf-Este) is a European princely dynasty.
Hubert Naich (Huberti, Huberto; Naixh, Naxhe) (c. 1513 – c. 1546) was a composer of the Renaissance, probably of Flemish origin, principally active in Rome.
James Haar (born July 4, 1929) is an American musicologist and W.R. Kenan Jr.
Jan Nasco (also Giovanni, Jhan) (c. 1510 – 1561) was a Franco-Flemish composer and writer on music, mainly active in Italy.
Jhan Gero (also Ghero, Giero; first name rendered occasionally as Jehan, Jan) (fl. 1540–1555) was a Franco-Flemish composer of the Renaissance, apparently active mainly in Italy, particularly Venice.
Josquin des Prez (– 27 August 1521), often referred to simply as Josquin, was a French composer of the Renaissance.
A madrigal is a secular vocal music composition of the Renaissance and early Baroque eras.
Musicology is the scholarly analysis and research-based study of music.
Nigel Cameron Fortune (5 December 1924 – 10 April 2009) was an English musicologist and political activist.
Philippe Verdelot (1480 to 1485–c. 1530 to 1532?) was a French composer of the Renaissance, who spent most of his life in Italy.
Renaissance music is vocal and instrumental music written and performed in Europe during the Renaissance era.