Gombert, Nicolas

(c. 1495, southern Flanders – c. 1560, n. p.)
   Pupil of Josquin Desprez, cleric, and unofficial court composer for Emperor Charles V, he wrote parody masses (10 have survived in complete form), over 160 motets (one fourth Marian compositions), and eight Magnificat settings, one in each church mode. He was highly regarded as a master of imitation, and Claudio Monteverdi parodied Gombert’s motet In Illo Tempore to exhibit his own contrapuntal mastery in his Missa In Illo Tempore (1610). (at)

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  • Gombert, Nicolas — ▪ Flemish composer born c. 1490, southern Flanders [now in Belgium] died c. 1556, Tournai, Flanders       one of the leading Flemish composers of the Renaissance, whose work forms a link between that of the two masters Josquin des Prez and… …   Universalium

  • Nicolas Gombert — (c. 1495 – c. 1560)[1] was a Franco Flemish composer of the Renaissance. He was one of the most famous and influential composers between Josquin des Prez and Palestrina, and best represents the fully developed, complex polyphonic style of this… …   Wikipedia

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  • GOMBERT (N.) — GOMBERT NICOLAS (1500 env. env. 1556) Contemporain de Clemens non Papa et de Willaert. L’œuvre de Gombert se situe entre celle de Josquin, son maître, dont il célébra la mort par un motet à six voix (Musae Jovis ), et celle de Lassus. Gombert est …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Gombert — (Nicolas) (v. 1490 v. 1560) musicien franco flamand, né à Bruges: messes, motets, magnificat, chansons …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nicolas Gombert — (* um 1495 in La Gorgue bei Lille (?); † um 1560 in Tournai) war ein franko flämischer Komponist, Kapellmeister und Sänger der Renaissance. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben und Herkunft 2 Das Werk …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gombert — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Bernd Gombert (* 1960), deutscher Erfinder Gerd Gombert (1935–1993), deutscher Maler Nicolas Gombert (* um 1495; † um 1560), franko flämischer Komponist, Kapellmeister und Sänger Wilhelm Gombert… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gombert —   [ xɔmbərt], Nicolas, flämischer Komponist, * zwischen Lille und Saint Omer um 1490, ✝ um 1556; seit 1526 Sänger in der Hofkapelle Karls V., erhielt 1534 ein Kanonikat in Tournai. Gombert war einer der führenden niederländischen Meister zwischen …   Universal-Lexikon

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