Thomas Crécquillon

(c. 1480—1500)

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(bc.1490; d ?Béthune, 1557).

Fr.‐Flemish composer. Probably choirmaster to Emperor Charles V. Wrote over 200 chansons, over 100 motets, 12 masses, and other church mus. Regarded as one of leading composers of post‐Josquin Desprès generation.

Subjects: Music.

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