Nicolas Payen

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Alias: Nicolas Colin


Born: about 1512

Died: February 1559 in Brussels (WP:de); or after April 24 in Madrid (NG)


Payen was a choirboy in Charles V's capilla flamenca by 1525. In 1556 he succeeded Cornelius Canis as maestro de capilla. Surviving works number 12 motets and 5 chansons.

View the Wikipedia article on Nicolas Payen.

List of choral works

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External links

Works by Nicolas Payen in the Petrucci Music Library (IMSLP)