Costanzo Festa

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One of Italy's first madrigalists and motet composers. Festa and was noted in his day as a choir director, eventually becoming the maestro di cappella at the Vatican. He was among the first Italian composers…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Contrapunti (125) on the cantus firmus "La Spagna" 1602 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Quis dabit oculis nostris, motet for 4 voices Choral
Quando ritrovo la mia pastorella, frottola in 4 parts Choral
Lamentationes Hieremiae Prophetae, for 3-7 voices 15?? Choral
In illo tempore, motet for 5 voices Choral
Ave nobilissima creatura, motet for 5 voices Choral
Madonna io sono un medico perfetto
O pulcherrima virgo, motet for 4 voices Choral
Vidi speciosam, motet for 6 voices Choral
Madonna, oymè, per qual cagion m'havete, madrigal for 4 voices 1538 Choral
Ave regina caelorum, motet for 3 voices Choral
Alma redemptoris Mater, motet for 6 voices Choral
Lumen ad revelationem gentium, motet for4-5 voices Choral
Regam archangelorum (For shawms and sackbuts) Chamber Music
Domine non secundum peccata nostra, motet for 6 voices Choral
Surge amica mea, motet for 3 voices Choral
Sancta Maria succurre miseris, motet for 3 voices Choral
Quis dabit oculis, motet for 4 voices Vocal Music
Angelus ad pastores ait, motet for 4 voices Choral
Regina coeli, motet Choral
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