Jacques Arcadelt

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While the madrigal is thought of as an Italian and later an English style, it grew from Franco-Flemish polyphonic roots as much as from Italian chordal song styles such as the frottola. Arcadelt from…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Il bianco e dolce cigno, madrigal for 4 voices, S. 2/18 1538 Vocal Music
Ave Maria, for chorus (ascribed to Arcadelt, not authentic) 1842 Choral Vocal Music
Margot labourez les vignes, chanson for 4 voices, S. 8/42 1554 Vocal Music
O felic' occhi miei, madrigal for 4 voices, S. 2/37 1538 Vocal Music
La pastorella mia, chanson for 3 voices, S. 8/37 1554 Vocal Music
Lamentationes Jeremiae, for 4 and 5 voices in 3 books, S. 10/25-27 1557 Choral
Il bianco e dolce cigno, arrangement of madrigal for string consort 1600 Chamber Music
O pulcherrima mulierum, motet for 5 voices, S. 10/4 1530 Choral
Ancidetemi pur, grievi martiri, madrigal for 4 voices, S. 2/5 1538 Choral
O felic' occhi miei, madrigal arranged for lute (by Perino Fiorentino) 1547 Chamber Music
De mes ennuys prenes, chanson for 4 voices, S. 9/90 1561 Vocal Music
Deh dimm' amor se l'alma, madrigal for 4 voices, S. 2/11 1538 Choral
Quand' io pens' al martire, madrigal for 4 voices, S. 2/44 1538 Choral
Missa Ave regina coelorum, mass for 5 voices, S. 1/2 1557 Choral
Pater noster, hymn for 8 voices, S. 10/16 1545 Choral
Ahime, dov' è'l bel viso, madrigal for 4 voices, S. 2/1 1538 Choral
Se la dura durezza in la mia donna, madrigal for 4 voices, S. 2/52 1539 Choral
Missa Noe Noe, mass for 4 voices, S. 1/1 1557 Choral
At trepida et cœptis, ode for 4 voices, S. 8/54 1556 Choral
Vous n'aurez plus mes yeux, chanson for 4 voices, S. 8/30 1553 Vocal Music
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