Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

Person details

Orlande de Lassus

Lasso

Lassus, Orlande de (1532-1594). Flemish composer. Although he travelled in Europe from England to Italy he spent much of his life in service to the Duke of Bavaria in Munich. Large output of sacred music spanning masses, motets and Sacrae cantiones as well as songs in Italian, French and German for various combinations of voices.