Born: About 1497, Cahors, France.
Died: August 1544, Turin, Italy.
At age 16, Marot became a page to Nicolas de Neufville, and at age 21 Valet de Chambre to Marguerite de Valois. He later fought at Pavia, where he was wounded and taken prisoner with Francis I. From 1537-9 he translated about 30 psalms, which were published in 1542. He traveled widely, sometimes fleeing persecution, and stayed at various times in Savoy, Geneva, and Turin.
Julian, p. 714
Rendez à Dieu Louange et Gloire
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Louis Bourgeois (PHH 3) composed NUNC DIMITTIS for the Song of Simeon; the tune was first published in the 1547 edition of the Genevan Psalter. Claude Goudimel (PHH 6) wrote the harmonization in 1564 with the melody originally in the tenor voice. Some Christian denominations associate this tune with…
Display Title: Señor, Despide a Tu SiervoFirst Line: Señor, despide yaTune Title: NUNC DIMITTISAuthor: Valentin Conrart, 1603-1675; Clément Marot, 1497-1544; I. J. de RibeiroScripture: Luke 2:29-32Date: 1962