Ave Maria

Composer:  Johannes Regis  (c. 1425 c. 1496)
aka Jean, Jehan Leroy, Koninck or De Coninck


 

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X X X X Johannes Regis 1425c 1496c 1503   Ave Maria gratia plena (i) 
X X X X X Johannes Regis 1425c 1496c 1508   Ave Maria gratia plena (ii)

I do not know if this is (i) or (ii)

Score / MIDI / Lyrics:  not available  
Recording:  not available

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Johannes Regis
Ave Maria for 3 voices
Demo-score:  available for purchase on THIS PAGE

Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians: N-Z
edited by John Denison Champlin, William Foster Apthorp 1893

 
REGIS (De Roi) JEAN known also as Koninck or De Coninck one of the celebrated Belgian composers of the middle and last half of the 15th century He was contemporary with Okeghem, Busnois, and Caron, and according to Tinctoris's Pro portionale (1476) one of the most clever musicians of his time. Little else is known of him. From the researches made by de Burbure and Pinchart it is certain that he never was a member of the ducal chapel of Burgundy nor of the Cathedral of Antwerp as so many of the composers of that time were.
Works
Credo for 5 voices from his mass Village in Petrucci's fragments of masses by different celebrated authors (1508).
In the first book of motets by the same collector there are 4 by Regis: Ave Maria; Clangat, pleba, floret; Salve Sponsa tui genitrix; Lux solemnis adest.
In the 3d vol of Harmonice Musices Odhecaton (Venice 1503) is the chanson francaise for 4 voices S il vous plaisist Several of his masses in MS are in the Pontifical Chapel  --  Borne Fetis Mendel Van der Straeten vi 47

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