Charles d’Ambleville

We know little of Charles d’Ambleville. He was born on june 6, 1588 in the diocese of Évreux and passed away on July 6, 1637. On September 29, he joined the novitiate with the Jesuit. In 1620 he was in charge of procurement for a convent in Rouen where he was also...

Josquin des Prez

Josquin des Prez was born around 1450 in the county of Hainaut or possibly just across the border in modern-day France. Josquin was a Franco-Flemish composer of the early renaissance. He was the most famous and influential European composer. Considered to be the...

Orlando di Lasso

Orlando di Lasso is believed to have been born in Mons, Belgium around 1532. He was a Franco-Flemish composer of the late renaissance and was considered to be one of the most famous and influential composers in Europe at the end of the 16th century. Orlando di Lasso...