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Le Heurteur, Guillaume

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fl. 1530-1545
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Guillaume Le Heurteur was a canon and preceptor of the choirboys at St Martin, Tours. Pierre de Manchicourt based his Missa Ego flos campi (E-MO 768) on Le Heurteur's motet. His music was published in Paris or Lyon between 1530 and 1545.

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Sources (MSS)

Date Provenance/Origins/Place of publication
P-Cug MM 048 16/3
PL-GD 4003 16/2-3

Sources with works based on his music

Title Archive / Library Date
E-MO 0768 Abadia de Montserrat (Barcelona). Biblioteca i Arxiu Musical 16/2-3 (1545-1555)

Works based on his music and composers who used his music


Document ID (Date) Title of the document
16/3 (1552-1561) Inventario [1] de los libros de música que ay en la yglesia de Taraçona / y de las obras que ay en ellos con los nombres de los auctores

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vol. 14, 494
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Last modified: - 15 Feb 2020

How to cite

Emilio Ros-Fábregas, , Javier Marín-López, "Le Heurteur, Guillaume", Books of Hispanic Polyphony, ed. E. Ros-Fábregas (accession date: 17 Oct 2021),