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Herrera, Tomás de

Birth and death dates: 
fl. Cuzco, Perú, after 1611
Birth date: 
16/4 (?)
Death date: 
17/2 (?)
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Biography: 

Oganist at Cuzco Cathedral since 16 August 1611. The three-voice Hijos de Eva tributarios in RA-BUmrr "Codex Zuola" is the only known piece attributed to him; it is most likely the extant oldest polyphonic piece composed in Peruvian territory.

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Range of pages: 
vol. 6, 274-275
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Subject institution: 
Type of publication: 
1999-2002
Last modified: Emilio Ros-Fábregas - 15 Sep 2020

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Emilio Ros-Fábregas, "Herrera, Tomás de", Books of Hispanic Polyphony, ed. E. Ros-Fábregas (accession date: 27 Oct 2020), https://hispanicpolyphony.eu/person/31635