Jean Richafort (c. 1480 – c. 1547) was a Netherlandish composer of the Renaissance.
He was probably born in Hainaut, and his native language appears to have been French. According to the poet Ronsard, Richafort studied with Josquin des Prez, an association further born out by the fact that he composed a requiem "in memoriam Josquin Desprez". Richafort served as choir master at St. Rombold cathedral in Mechelen between 1507 and 1509, and at St. Gilles church in Bruges between 1542 and 1547—leaving a huge gap in the record of his activity. At some time between these dates he was associated with the French royal chapel, since some of his music is for official occasions connected with Louis XII, and there is some evidence he may have been in Brussels in 1531 in the service of Queen Mary of Hungary, who was regent there.
Musically, Richafort was a representative of the first generation afterЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Jean Richafort: Requiem in Memoriam Josquin Desprez [альбом]
- Requiem [08.2012, альбом]
- Requiem: Tributes to Josquin Desprez [01.04.2013, альбом]
|Cuidez vous que Dieu nous faille||
|Emendemus in melius||
|Le temps qui court||
|Ne vous chaille||
|Quem dicunt homines||
|Tru tru trut avant, il fault boire||