DON LODOVICO AGOSTINI

1534-1590

A Ferrarese cleric and the illegitimate son of the singer and composer Agostino Agostini, Lodovico Agostini was a capellano (chapel singer) at the court of Duke Alfonso II d'Este.  Agostini's music reflects many aspects of Ferrarese musical and cultural life, from recreational pieces to stylish encomia.

Biography

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Links to other composers:

Girolamo Belli Marc'Antonio Ingegneri Luzzasco Luzzaschi Francesco Manara Giovanni Agostino Veggio Paolo Virchi Giaches de Wert Cipriano de Rore

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Written by Laurie Stras.

Last updated 08 October, 2002.

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