In the Mode: April 13, 2014
Franco-Flemish composer John Richafort wrote his stunning Requiem for 6 voices to commemorate the death of his teacher, the great Josquin Desprez in 1521. He quotes some text and melodies of Josquin in the Missa pro Defunctis, that we will hear performed by the VOX early music ensemble, on In the Mode.
CD TITLE: Josquin and the Lost Generation
PERFORMER: VOX Early Music Ensemble
CD label: Ancient Voice 001