Reference Entry

Correia, Fernão Gomes (<i>born</i> 1532), composer, singer

Robert Stevenson

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

Show Summary Details

Preview

(d Coimbra, after 1532). Portuguese composer and singer. In 1515 he was a clergyman and a singer in the household of Jorge de Almeida, Bishop of Coimbra from 1483 to 1543. Two works by him are known to survive: the Missa ‘Orbis factor’, for four voices, without Gloria and Credo but with concluding ‘Deo gratias’ (in P-Ln R.11273, ff.72v–75), and the profoundly moving four-voice setting of the offertory

Reference Entry.  199 words. 

Subjects: Music

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.