Pierre Alamire

Pierre Alamire

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German-Dutch composer, music copyist/calligrapher and choir-book compiler, born c. 1470 in Nuremberg, died 26 June 1536 in Mechelen.
Also known as Petrus Alamire, which was not his real name (Alamire is a musical reference: the musical pitch "A" plus the solfège syllables "la", "mi" and "re"), his probable birth name being Peter van den Hove/Imhoff.
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Pierre Alamire Discography Tracks

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CDA66894 Various / His Majestys Sagbutts And Cornetts Bassedance <i>T'Andernacken</i> Various / His Majestys Sagbutts And Cornetts - For His Majestys Sagbutts And Cornetts - English Music From Henry VIII To Charles II(CD) Hyperion CDA66894 UK 1997 Sell This Version
8.554744 Josquin Desprez*, Pierre de la Rue, Adrian Willaert - Capilla Flamenca Tandernaken Op Den Rijn (as Petrus Alamire) Josquin Desprez*, Pierre de la Rue, Adrian Willaert - Capilla Flamenca - The A-La-Mi-Re Manuscripts: Flemish Polyphonic Treasures For Charles V(CD, Album) Naxos 8.554744 Europe 1999 Sell This Version