Bruges 2002, Part 4

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Program: #02-14   Air Date: Apr 08, 2002

From the multi-disc set "The Golden Age of European Polyphony" from the Belgian label Cypres, we move on to rarely heard music of Nicholas Gombert.

Preservation of this program is made possible by a generous grant from Wendall Wilson.

NOTE: This program and others this spring celebrate the beautiful city of Bruges as the European Cultural Capital 2002.

For more information on Bruges 2002 you may visit their website at:, and for more information on visiting Belgium, you may contact the Belgian Tourist Office at:

All of the music on this program comes from the 12-CD boxed set (11 CDs of music and a CD-rom examining European polyphony) titled The Golden Age of European Polyphony featuring the Laudantes Consort conducted by Guy Janssens.

NICOLAS GOMBERT (c.1495--1556):

  • Lugebat David Absalon
  • Sancte Johannes Apostole
  • Ad te levavi oculos meos
  • Musea Iovis
  • Missa "Beati Omnes"

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Composer Info

Nicholas Gombert

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