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Francisco de Peñalosa

(c. 1470—1528)


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(bc.1470; d Seville, 1 April 1528). Spanish composer. Though primarily associated with Seville Cathedral he also served as chamberlain and singer in the chapel of Pope Leo X in Rome, and some of his masses and motets may have been written for use there. His music shows clearly the influence of Josquin.

From The Oxford Companion to Music in Oxford Reference.

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