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11. Music List 10/05/20

11. Music List 10/05/20

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Sunday 10th May 2020

For this Sunday’s anthem we travel to northern France, to a composer who is often overlooked in favour of the two musical giants of his era, Josquin and Palestrina.

Jean L’Heritier (c.1488-1552) – Surrexit Pastor Bonus (The good shepherd has arisen)

L’Heritier was born in northern France, in the Pas-de-Calais, in the late 15th century. Little is known about his upbringing, aside from him being a pupil of the famous composer Josquin