Alba, Alonso - Ave Maria

public domainfor SATB a cappella

year of composition / 1st publication: s.a.

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Composer: Alonso de Alba ( ? -c.1519)
aliases, aka: Alonso Perez de Alba (Alva); Alfonso Perez de Alba,
Country of origin / activity: Spain
Text author: traditional
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Internet references, biography information:
Late fifteenth early sixteenth century Spanish composer. A singer at the Court of Queen Isabella from 1491, he is represented in the Cancionero de Palacio, and also wrote a quantity of sacred music. Twenty liturgical pieces are known, notably five motets, a mass and six hymns.

The Church Music of Fifteenth-Century Spain  By Kenneth Kreitner (2004)
There are two Spanish composers with the same name Alonso de Alba: One died c.1514, the other between 1516 and 1529.

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