Loyset Compère and the Motetti Missales Cycle 'Ave Domine Jesu Christe'

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This work assesses Compère's authorship of the cycle Ave Domine Jesu Christe, long attributed to him and published in the edition of his Complete Works. On the basis of stylistic analysis and a comparison with his other securely ascribed cycles, his authorship is rejected; it is instead proposed that the lack of ascription in its only source be allowed to stand,


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)293–303
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of the Alamire Foundation
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished or Performed - 1 Dec 2018

Author keywords

  • Loyset Compere, Motetti Missales Cycles, Style, Authorship