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Fernández, Lucas

Birth and death dates: 
Salamanca, ca. 1474 - Salamanca, 17-IX-1542
Birth date: 
15/3 (1474)
Death date: 
16/2 (1542)
Periods of service: 
1522-1542 Universidad de Salamanca, Catedrático de Música

Sources (MSS)

Date Provenance/Origins/Place of publication
E-Mp II-1335 ("Cancionero Musical de Palacio") 15/4-16/1 (1496-1520)



Range of pages: 
vol. 5, 45-46
Subject person: 
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Based on Knighton's 1983 doctoral dissertation, her 1999 "Prólogo" to this publication of reference updates the bibliography and research on this topic up to that time. The appendices to this study included chronological list of payments to Ferdinand's musicians from 1475 to 1516, payments to musicians of the Castilian royal chapel (1484-1504), transcriptions of documents, inventories of three manuscript sources with repertory associated with the royal chapels of Isabel and Ferdinand, and short biographies of composers.

Last modified: - 15 Feb 2020

How to cite

Fernando Sánchez-Pérez, "Fernández, Lucas", Books of Hispanic Polyphony, ed. E. Ros-Fábregas (accession date: 21 Oct 2021),