Monthly Archives: February 2016

Lôbo’s Requiem

Duarte Lôbo (1565 – 1646) was a Portuguese composer of the late Renaissance and early Baroque. Along with Filipe de Magalhães and Manuel Cardoso, composers who all began their academic studies as students of Manuel Mendes, his music represents the “golden age” of Portuguese polyphony. Lôbo later became Mestre de capela at Évora before moving… [Read More]