Heinrich Isaac

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Isaac was a Flemish composer of the middle Renaissance, perhaps only surpassed in originality and skill by Josquin Desprez.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Innsbruck, ich muß dich lassen (ii), song for 4 voices 1510 Vocal Music
A la battaglia, song for 4 voices 1487 Vocal Music Choral
Tartara, chanson for 3 voices 1504 Vocal Music
La morra, song for 3 voices 1492 Vocal Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
La mi la sol, in 4 parts (playable by instruments) Chamber Music
Missa Paschalis, mass for 6 voices Choral
Quis dabit capiti meo acquam, motet for 4 voices 1492 Choral Vocal Music
Mass Proper for Easter, for 4 voices (Choralis Constantinus No. 54) Choral
La Spagna, song for 3 voices 148? Vocal Music
J'ay pris amours, chanson for 3 voices 1500 Vocal Music
Palle, Palle, song for 3 voices 148? Vocal Music
Donna di dentro/Dammene up pocho/Fortuna d'un gran tempo, song for 4 voices 148? Vocal Music
'T meisken was jonck, chanson for 4 voices (possibly spurious; probably by Obrecht or Japart) Vocal Music Chamber Music
Tota pulchra es, motet for 4 voices 149? Choral
O Welt, ich muss dich lassen, song for 4 voices (=Innsbruck, ich muß dich lassen) Vocal Music
Mon père m'a donné mari, chanson for 4 voices Vocal Music
Fortuna desperata in mi, in 3 parts (instrumental tablature) Chamber Music
Es wolt ein Meydlein grasen gan, song for 4 voices Vocal Music Choral
Greiner, Zancker, Schnöpffitzer, song for 4 voices Vocal Music
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