Juan Fernández de Madrid

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Little information has been obtained concerning the life of Juan Fernandez de Madrid. He was a singer in the royal chapel of Ferdinnd V but only after 1479. The vocal music which he composed consisted…
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Little information has been obtained concerning the life of Juan Fernandez de Madrid. He was a singer in the royal chapel of Ferdinnd V but only after 1479. The vocal music which he composed consisted primarily of cancions, contrasting with the later favorite villancico. Stylistically he often used imitation in his writing most frequently occurring between the tenor and superius voices.