Bruges 2002, Part 6

A note for non-members: During this crisis, we are honored to make our "classic" shows available to any who wishes to listen.

No membership is required. Simply click the "play" button below to listen and enjoy this classic show.

To view more of our classic shows, click here.

Program: #02-19   Air Date: May 13, 2002

Again from the multi-disc set "The Golden Age of European Polyphony" from the belgian label Cypres, we sample from the extraordinary career of the genius from Mons, Roland de Lassus.

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.

ROLAND de LASSUS [Orlando di Lasso] (1532-1594):

 from Prophetiae Sibyllarum:

 --Carmina chromatico

 --Sibylla Persica

 --Sibylla Libyca

 Secular Songs:

 --Bonjour, et puis quelles nouvelles?

 --Paisible Domaine

 --Im Mayen

 --Chi chilichi?

 --Matona, mia cara

 --La nuit froide et sombre

 --Mon coeur se recommande a vous


 from Psalmi Davidis Poenitentialis:

 --De profundis clamavi


 from Missa "Bell'Amfitrit'altera":

 --Agnus Dei


 from Lamentationes Hieremiae:

 --Lamentatio prima, secundi dei


Motet: Musica, Dei donum optimi


from Lagrime di San Pietro:

 --Com falda di neve


from Requiem:



This recording can be purchased through the distributor, Qualiton Imports, at:

Composer Info

ROLAND de LASSUS [Orlando di Lasso] (1532-1594).

Note: The contact information in this episode may be out-of-date. You can contact us at this current link.

Thank you for listening to this show! If you enjoyed what you heard, click here to become a subscriber.

You’ll support our continuing mission to showcase early music, and you’ll gain access to our vast and unique selection of shows.