^ Back to Top
^ Back to Discography
Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?  
Keyword Search
 in   

FRANCISCO DE LA TORRE  

(1469 - 1518)

Francisco de la Torre was employed as a singer in the court chapel of Ferdinand II of Aragon, later serving as an assistant priest at Seville Cathedral, where he was briefly Master of the Choristers.

Sacred and Secular Music

Torre left a setting of the Office for the Dead, a handful of villancicos and a number of dance pieces. These last include a three-part alta using the Spagna bass, a popular melody frequently used at the time as a cantus firmus.

Role: Classical Composer 
Album Title
Catalogue No  Work Category 




 
 
  View Albums
 
 


Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group